Science - Physics
Students will understand the relation between force, mass, and acceleration.
Is friction more complicated than we think? An interesting extension of this physics principle.
Workable practice problems with solutions on net, gravitational, and frictional forces.
Apply different forces to materials in this interactive animated lab.
How Compasses Work
An everyday example of a force we take for granted.
Newton's Second Law of Motion
Discusses the myth that continuous motion requires a continuously applied force.
A collection of physics-related links organized by topic: mechanics, matter, thermodynamics, wave phenomena, electricity and magnetism, modern physics, and more.
Physics OER Textbook
This Open Educational Resource (OER) textbook has been written specifically for students as a reputable source for them to obtain information aligned to the Utah Science Standards.
The Physics Classroom Tutorial
The Physics Classroom Tutorial is an online textbook/tutorial written for high school physics students.
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