Unit 1: Thermal, nuclear and electrical physics
Topic 1: Heating processes
1 Kinetic particle model and heat flow
2 Temperature and specific heat capacity
3 Phase changes and latent heat
4 Energy conservation in calorimetry
5 Energy in systems – mechanical work and efficiency
Topic 2: Ionising radiation and nuclear reactions
6 Nuclear model and stability
7 Spontaneous decay and half-life
8 Energy and mass defect
Topic 3: Electrical circuits
9 Current, potential difference and energy flow
11 Circuit analysis and design
Unit 2: Linear motion and waves
Topic 1: Linear motion and force
13 Linear motion
14 Newton’s Laws of motion
Topic 2: Waves
16 Wave properties
The ‘Learning’ section revises the key knowledge and skills introduced in the classroom.
The ‘Revision’ section contains a comprehensive set of questions to assist the development of key knowledge and skills.
The ‘Evaluation’ section includes a practice test to give students valuable examination preparation.
Fully worked solutions available in the back of each book promote independent learning.