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Grade
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Graphing Motion
 
11
An introduction and how to calculate the slope of d-t graph
11
Sample of how to describe the motion shown on a d-t graph
11
How to find the slope of a curved d-t graph
11
Finding the slope and describing motion on a v-t graph
11
More samples of slope and describing motion on a v-t graph
11
Finding the area under a v-t graph and a look at both distance and displacement
11
More samples for area and how to find speed and velocity from a v-t graph
11
How to find the area of an a-t graph
11
A brief summary of graphing
11
Drawing velocity and acceleration time graphs from a distance time graph
11
Drawing a distance time graph from a velocity time graph
Mathematical Operations
11&12
How to simply change units like kg to mg
Acceleration Equations    
11&12
How to use the "Big Five" acceleration formulae
11&12
Another sample of using the "Big Five"
11&12
Calculating motion up and down
11&12
Sample complex problem with a car and truck
11&12
Sample complex problem with 2 objects moving
11&12
Using the kinematics equations for objects that are not just moving in a straight line (simple)
11&12
Using the kinematics equations for objects that are not just moving in a straight line (complex)
Introduction to Vectors
 
11&12
It's easier to add vectors if you put bearings on them first
11
Using rulers and protractors. A better method is the algebraic
11&12
If you put bearings on, you need to remove them when you finish
Vector Components
 
11&12
You need this to add and subtract using the algebraic method
11&12
 
11&12
How to put the components back into the original vector
Add/Subtracting Vectors with Components (Algebraic Method)
 
12
The best way to add/subtract vectors
11&12
How to turn simply turn subtraction into addition
11&12
We learn this basically as an application of vector subtraction
Relative Velocity
 
11&12
Simple right angle river problems. How to find the resultant velocity, time of trip and how far downstream.
11&12
Simple right angle river problems. How to find which way to swim to go directly across and the time of the trip
12
Finding the resultant velocity of an airplane when the wind is at an angle
12
Finding the airspeed and heading of an airplane to compensate for the wind
12
Finding the heading of an airplane and the resultant velocity (most complex type)
Free Body Diagrams
 
11&12
Introduction to Free Body Diagrams
11&12
Simple motion in the x-direction
11&12
Objects being pulled with a force at an angle
11&12
Objects being pulled with a force at an angle
11&12
Force at an angle Find acceleration
11&12
Force at an angle Find the angle
11&12
Find the force to accel an elevator up and down
Newton's First and Second Laws
 
11&12
Introduction: An overview of 1st and 2nd Law
11&12
An introduction to the first law
11&12
An introduction to the second law
11&12
Examples for the first law: Airplane and boat
11&12
Example that shows the difference between the first and second law: Pushing a fridge
11&12
Diagram of car at rest and accelerating (You should watch the Free Body Diagrams videos first)
11&12
More Free Body Diagrams: Car slowing and rock being pulled up
11&12
More Free Body Diagram: Bullet falling
11&12
Summary of the first and second law
Newton's Third Law
 
12
Explanation and examples of this law
12
Finding the action-raaction force between objects
12
Finding the action-reaction force between objects
Newton's Universal Gravitation Law
 
11&12
Introduction of the formula Fg=Gmm/d^2
11&12
Using this law with ratios
Ramps (Objects sliding down ramps)
 
12
Basically things sliding down ramps
12
More complex problem of sliding down a ramp
Pulley Systems
 
12
New HD Version: Two objects hanging on a pulley
12
New HD Version: Pulley with one object on a level surface
12
New HD Version: Pulley with one object on a ramp
12
Alternate version of Two objects hanging on a pulley
12
Alternate version: Pulley with one object on a level surface
12
Alternate version: Pulley with one object on a ramp
12
Alternate version: Pulley with one object on a ramp
Centripetal Force and Acceleration
 
12
A car driving around a corner
12
Overview of objects moving in a vertical circle
12
Tension in a rope for an object moving in a vertical circle (also see part 6)
12
Car driving around an inclined ramp
12
Pendulum being swung in a horizontal circle
12
Analyzing a pendulum at a point other than the top and bottom
12
4 sample free body diagrams
12
Must see film. Sure it's old but the second half has amazing circular motion demos.
Projectile Motion
 
12
Objects projected horizontally
12
Objects projected at an angle
12
Finding the impact (final) velocity
12
Sample complex problem looking for angle
Projectile Motion Part 5 Level Launch
12
Simple method if object lands at the same level
Projectile Motion Part 6 Maximum Height
12
How to Calculate the maximum height
Momentum
 
 
12
A collision where 2 objects join or stick together
12
A collision where the 2 objects bounce off each other and an explosion
12
A 2D collision with 1 ball bumping into another and bouncing off at an angle
12
A 2D explosion where the parts fly off at angles
Conservation of Energy
 
11&12
An introduction of how work is changed into kinetic energy: car being pushed
11&12
Work changed to kinetic energy: Ball hits your head
11&12
Pushing a bed that's already moving
11&12
Converting from gravitational energy to kinetic energy
11&12
An example of gravitational energy to kinetic energy
12
Elastic energy stored in a spring is converted to kinetic energy
12
Elastic energy stored in a spring is converted to kinetic energy in the vertical direction
12
Another method to solve an elastic energy stored in a spring converted to kinetic energy in the vertical direction
Collisions Using Energy
 
12
Elastic & Inelastic collisions are compared
Planetary Mechanics
 
12
Simple explanation of Kepler's 3 Laws
12
Calculating the altitude of a satellite
12
Using equations for gravity and setting them equal to the centripetal force
Orbital Energy for Planetary Mechanics
 
12
Work to go to a height, the Kinetic energy required and the velocity (not in orbit)
12
Binding energy and escape velocity
12
Work to go into orbit and the velocity required
Gravitational Orbital Energy Part 4 Planetary Mechanics
12
Kinetic energy once in orbit and the velocity in orbit
Electricity Formulas (Simple Calculations)
 
Simple Electricity Calculations Intro Part 1
11
An introduction to the formulas
Charge and Current Q=Ne Part 2
11
How to use the formula Q=Ne
Voltage V= E/Q Part 3
11
How to use the formula V=E/Q
Current I = Q/t Part 4
11
How to use the formula I=Q/t
Resistance R =V/I Part 5
11
How to use the formula R=V/I
Resistance Introduction Part 6
11
How length, area, and the material effects resistance
Resistance Formula Part 7
11
How to use the formula R= resistivity*L/A
Power Part 8
11
How to use the 3 Power formulas
Calculating the Cost of Electricity
11
Using the rate of energy to calculate the cost
Electricity Circuits
 
How to Draw Simple Electric Circuits
11
Drawing circuits and the 4 parts
Drawing Electric Circuits with Meters
11
Putting in Volt and Ammeters in a circuit
Current Electricity Diagram Circuits Part 1
11
How to calculate current in an electric circuit

Voltage in Circuits Part 2

11
How to calculate voltage in an electric circuit
Resistance in Electric Circuits Part 3
11
How to calculate resistance in an electric circuit
Series and Parallel Circuits Part 4
11
Simple example of solving a circuit
Series and Parallel Circuits Part 5
11
More complex example of solving a circuit
Electromagnetism
 
Left or Right Hand Rules for Conductors
11
How to find the magnetic field around a wire
Left or Right Hand Rules for Coils
11
How to find the North end of an electromagnet
Motor Principle Left or Right Hand Rule
11
How to find the direction of the motor force
Electric Generator and Lenz's Law Part 1
11
How to find the direction electricity will flow
Electric Generator and Lenz's Law Part 2
11
How to find the direction electricity will flow
Electric Transformers
11
How to do simple transformer calculations
Waves both Sound and Light
 
11&12
Introduction to cycle period and frequency
11&12
Basic vocabulary for transverse waves
11&12
How to calculate stuff using V=f*Lambda
11&12
Sample calculation using V=f*Lambda
11&12
Resonance and Natural Frequency
11&12
About fundamental frequency and harmonics
11&12
Description of these types of waves
11&12
Waves reflecting from fixed and open ends
11&12
How to draw the addition of waves called superposition
11&12
Basic definition of standing waves
11&12
How to describe sound waves qualities
11&12
How to use the formula V=331 + 0.59Te
11&12
What is Beat f and how to use the formula
11&12
What is the Doppler Effect
11&12
Solving problems for sound in air columns
12
Partial reflection and partial transmission of waves from one material to another
12
2 Point source interference of waves
12
2 Point source interference of waves continued
12
2 Point source interference of waves continued
12
2 Point source interference using Young's double slit formula
12
2 Point source interference using single slit formula
Optics: Refraction of Light    
10
Part 1 explains refraction diagrams
10
Part 2 How total internal reflection works
10
Part 3 How to calculate the critical angle
Optics: Curved Mirrors    
10
Part 1 How to draw a ray diagram for a concave mirror
10
Part 2 Finding a virtual image using a ray diagram
10
Part 1 When to use (+) and (-) in calculations
10

Part 2 Sample calculation

Optics: Lenses    
10
Part 1 Explains lenses and images
10
Part 2 How to describe an image
10
Part 3 How to find an image using a ray diagram
10
Part 4 Shows all the possibilities for this lens
10
Part 5 Diagrams for concave lenses
10
Part 6 When to use (+) and (-) in calculations
10
Part 7 Sample of the 2 lens formulas
Graphing in Excel (Screen shot video lessons NOT our tutorial lessons)
 
11 & 12
Splitting a graph into sections and adding trend lines
11 & 12
How to program Excel to calculate velocity, acceleration and kinetic energy for graphing
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Building catapults and shooting at a target
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Students build and test carts run by gravity
Students solve a secret code using vectors
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