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Topic 1 – Using Maths in Physics

01. Standard Form

02. Formulas and Formula Triangles

03. Units

04. Graphs

05. Relationships in Physics

06. The Gradient

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Topic 2 – Measurements

01. Length

02. Area

03. Volume

04. Time

05. Mass

06. Speed

07. Density (part of Theme 4 – Staying Cool)

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Topic 3 – Forces (part of Theme 2 – Balancing Forces)

01. Introduction to Forces

02. Scalars and Vectors

03. The Resultant Force

04. Different types of Forces

05. Gravity

06. Weight and Mass

07. Friction

08. Reaction Forces

09. Force Diagrams (Free-Body Diagrams)

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Topic 4 - Stretching Materials (part of Theme 2 - Balancing Forces)

01. The Spring

02. The Elastic Limit

03. Hooke’s Law

04. The Rubber band

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Topic 5 - Turning Effect of Forces (part of Theme 2 - Balancing Forces)

01. Moments

02. Law of Moments

03. Conditions for Equilibrium

04. More Moments

05. Levers

06. Centre of Gravity

07. Stability

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Topic 6 - Pressure (part of Theme 2 - Balancing Forces)

01. Pressure in Solids

02. Pressure in Liquids

03. Hydraulic Machines

04. Atmospheric Pressure

05. Kinetic Theory

06. Pressure in Gases

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Topic 7 - Energy, Work and Power (part of Theme 1 - On the Move)

01. Different forms of Energy

02. Energy Conversions

03. The Principle of Conservation of Energy

04. Efficiency of Machines

05. Kinetic Energy

06. Potential Energy

07. K.E., P.E. and the Principle of Conservation of Energy

08. Energy Efficiency at Home

09. Energy Sources

10. Work

11. Power

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Topic 8 - Heat (part of Theme 4 - Staying Cool)

01. Measuring Temperature

02. Expansion

03. Specific Heat Capacity

04. Conduction

05. Convection

06. Radiation

07. Minimising Heat Losses

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Topic 9 - The Earth and the Universe (part of Theme 8 - The Earth and the Universe)

01. The Solar System

02. Gravitational Forces of Attraction

03. The Universe

04. A lot to be discovered

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