Holt Science & Technology: Physical Science

  • Publisher: Holt 2007

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Chapter 1. The World of Physical Science

Section 1. Exploring Physical Science

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Section 2. Using the Scientific Method

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Section 3. Using Models in Physical Science

Many ExploreLearning science Gizmos apply to this section.

Section 4. Measurement and Safety in Physical Science

Triple Beam Balance

Min/Max Thermometer

Determining Density via Water Displacement

Chapter 2. The Properties of Matter

Section 1. What is Matter?

Beam to Moon (Ratios and Proportions)

Intro to Plasma

Triple Beam Balance

Determining a Spring Constant

Section 2. Describing Matter

Density Laboratory

Mystery Powder Analysis

Solubility and Temperature

pH Analysis

pH Analysis: Quad Color Indicator

Chapter 3. States of Matter

Section 1. Four States of Matter

Intro to Plasma

Ideal Gas Law

Section 2. Changes of State

Intro to Plasma

Freezing Point of Salt Water

Chapter 4. Elements, Compounds, and Mixtures

Section 1. Elements

Intro to Plasma

Element Builder

Section 2. Compounds

Solubility and Temperature

Section 3. Mixtures

Mystery Powder Analysis

Chapter 5. Matter in Motion

Section 1. Measuring Motion

Distance-Time and Speed-Time Graphs

Fan Cart Physics

Uniform Circular Motion

Section 2. What is a Force?

Fan Cart Physics

Freefall Laboratory

Force on a Wing

Section 3. Friction: A Force That Opposes Motion

Roller Coaster Physics

Freefall Laboratory

Section 4. Gravity: A Force of Attraction

Gravitational Force

Beam to Moon (Ratios and Proportions)

Chapter 6. Forces in Motion

Section 1. Gravity and Motion

Freefall Laboratory

Golf Range!

Shoot the Monkey

Orbit Simulator

Section 2. Newton's Laws of Motion

2D Collisions - Activity A

Air Track

Fan Cart Physics

Chapter 7. Forces in Fluids

Section 1. Fluids and Pressure

Diffusion

Coastal Winds and Clouds

Section 2. Buoyant Force

Density Laboratory

Density via Comparison

Density Experiment: Slice and Dice

Floating Log

Section 3. Bernoulli's Principle

Force on a Wing

Chapter 8. Work and Machines

Section 3. Types of Machines

See-Saw Torque

Chapter 9. Energy and Energy Resources

Section 1. What is Energy

Potential Energy on Shelves

Energy of a Pendulum

Roller Coaster Physics

Section 2. Energy Conversions

Energy Conversion in a System

Energy of a Pendulum

Roller Coaster Physics

Section 3. Conservation of Energy

Energy of a Pendulum

Roller Coaster Physics

Energy Conversion in a System

Section 4. Energy Resources

Household Energy Usage

Chapter 10. Heat and Heat Technology

Section 1. Temperature

Min/Max Thermometer

Section 2. What is Heat?

Heat Transfer by Conduction

Greenhouse Effect

Intro to Plasma

Section 3. Matter and Heat

Freezing Point of Salt Water

Section 4. Heat Technology

Household Energy Usage

Greenhouse Effect

Chapter 11. Introduction to Atoms

Section 1. Development of the Atomic Theory

Intro to Plasma

Section 2. The Atom

Element Builder

Intro to Plasma

Chapter 12. The Periodic Table

Section 1. Arranging the Elements

Element Builder

Intro to Plasma

Section 2. Grouping the Elements

Element Builder

Intro to Plasma

Finding Patterns

Chapter 13. Chemical Bonding

Section 1. Electrons and Chemical Bonding

Element Builder

Balancing Chemical Equations

Intro to Plasma

Section 2. Types of Chemical Bonds

Balancing Chemical Equations

Chapter 14. Chemical Reactions

Section 1. Forming New Substances

Balancing Chemical Equations

Limiting Reactants

Mystery Powder Analysis

Section 2. Types of Chemical Reactions

Balancing Chemical Equations

Limiting Reactants

Chapter 15. Chemical Compounds

Section 2. Acids, Bases, and Salts

pH Analysis

pH Analysis: Quad Color Indicator

Section 3. Organic Compounds

Identifying Nutrients

Chapter 16. Atomic Energy

Section 1. Radioactivity

Half-life

Section 2. Energy from the Nucleus

Intro to Plasma

Chapter 17. Introduction to Electricity

Section 1. Electric Charge and Static Electricity

Intro to E & M

Section 2. Electrical Energy

Household Energy Usage

Section 3. Electric Current

Circuits

Section 4. Electric Circuits

Circuits

Chapter 18. Electromagnetism

Section 1. Magnets and Magnetism

Intro to E & M

Section 2. Magnetism from Electricity

Intro to E & M

Section 3. Electricity from Magnetism

Intro to E & M

Chapter 19. Electronic Technology

Section 1. Electronic Components

Circuits

Section 2. Communication Technology

Laser Reflection

Chapter 20. The Energy of Waves

Section 1. The Nature of Waves

Longitudinal Wave

Section 2. Properties of Waves

Longitudinal Wave

Translating and Scaling Sine and Cosine Functions - Activity A

Section 3. Wave Interaction

Basic Prism

Sound Beats

Longitudinal Wave

Chapter 21. The Nature of Sound

Section 1. What Is Sound?

Longitudinal Wave

Sight vs. Sound Reflexes

Section 2. Properties of Sound

Doppler Shift

Section 3. Interactions of Sound Waves

Ultrasound: How Does it Work?

Sound Beats

Doppler Shift

Interference Patterns

Driven Harmonic Motion (1 mass)

Chapter 22. The Nature of Light

Section 1. What is Light?

Intro to E & M

Section 2. The Electromagnetic Spectrum

Herschel Experiment

X-ray Imaging

Section 3. Interactions of Light Waves

Laser Reflection

Basic Prism

Section 4. Light and Color

Additive Color v2

Subtractive Color v2

Chapter 23. Light an Our World

Section 2. Mirrors and Lenses

Ray Tracing

Laser Reflection

Section 3. Light and Sight

Sight vs. Sound Reflexes

Ray Tracing

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