A: Mechanical Systems

A.1: explain the importance of force direction and magnitude

Coulomb Force (Static)
Pith Ball Lab

A.3: describe the relationship between force, lever arm, and torque

Torque and Moment of Inertia

A.5: analyse motion with constant acceleration (non uniform motion)

Atwood Machine
Feed the Monkey (Projectile Motion)
Free-Fall Laboratory
Golf Range

A.6: explain acceleration that occurs as a result of unbalanced force (Newton?s second law of motion)

Atwood Machine
Fan Cart Physics
Free-Fall Laboratory
Inclined Plane - Simple Machine

A.7: explain the basic difference between linear and rotational motion

Inclined Plane - Rolling Objects
Torque and Moment of Inertia

A.8: solve common problems involving work, force, and distance

Pulley Lab

A.9: analyse the nature and transformation of energy in a mechanical system

Energy Conversion in a System
Inclined Plane - Sliding Objects

A.10: analyse the efficiency of a mechanical system

Pulley Lab

B: Fluid Systems

B.4: explain buoyancy and fluid displacement (Archimedes? principle)

Archimedes' Principle

C: Thermal Systems

C.1: explain the significance of temperature and temperature differences in thermal systems

Calorimetry Lab

C.3: analyse the transfer of thermal energy

Energy Conversion in a System

C.4: analyse change of state in a thermal system

Calorimetry Lab
Phase Changes

C.6: explain the relationship between thermal resistance, temperature difference, and rate of heat flow in a thermal system

Calorimetry Lab

C.7: analyse the relationship between the transfer of thermal energy and the physical attributes of the material through which it is transferred

Energy Conversion in a System

D: Electrical Systems

D.4: analyse DC circuits

Advanced Circuits

Correlation last revised: 9/16/2020

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