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SS1: PHYSICS – 1ST TERM

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  1. Introduction to Physics | Week 1
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    1 Quiz
  2. Measurement | Week 2
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  3. Measurement of Mass | Week 3
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    1 Quiz
  4. Motion | Week 4
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    1 Quiz
  5. Velocity-Time Graph | Week 5
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  6. Causes of Motion | Week 6
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  7. Work, Energy & Power | Week 7
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  8. Energy Transformation / Power | Week 8
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    1 Quiz
  9. Heat Energy | Week 9
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  10. Linear Expansion | Week 10
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geophysics
Geophysics – The study of Earth.

Branches of Physics Includes;

  • Classical Physics: Energy and matter considered as separate entities.

  • Modern Physics: Theory of relativity and quantum mechanics.

  • Nuclear Physics: Deals with constituents, structure, behavior of atomic nuclei.

  • Atomic Physics: Deals with the composition of atoms apart from the nucleus.

  • Geophysics: Deals with the study of the Earth.

  • Biophysics: Deals with interdisciplinary study of biological phenomena, and problems using principles and techniques of physics.

  • Mechanics: Deals with the motion of material objects under influence of force.

  • Acoustics: Deals with how sound is produced, transmitted, and controlled.

  • Optics: Deals with electromagnetic radiation and behaviour of light.

  • Thermodynamics: Deals with heat and temperature in relation to work and energy.

  • Astrophysics: Deals with the use of physics to understand celestial bodies, Space, and the Physical Universe.
  • Quantum mechanics:  Provides a description of the physical properties of nature, at the scale of atoms and subatomic particles.

Evaluation Questions

  1. What is Physics?
  2. Enumerate 3 importance of physics to the technological development of the society.
  3. List 5 careers you can undertake in Physics.
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