Conceptual Physics

This correlation lists the recommended Gizmos for this textbook. Click any Gizmo title below for more information.

1: About Science

 Boyle's Law and Charles' Law
 Fan Cart Physics
 Growing Plants
 Photosynthesis Lab
 Sight vs. Sound Reactions
 Simple Harmonic Motion

2: Mechanical Equilibrium

 Determining a Spring Constant
 Fan Cart Physics
 Inclined Plane - Simple Machine
 Vectors

3: Newton's First Law of Motion--Inertia

 2D Collisions
 Fan Cart Physics
 Orbital Motion - Kepler's Laws

4: Linear Motion

 Distance-Time Graphs
 Distance-Time and Velocity-Time Graphs
 Fan Cart Physics
 Free Fall Tower
 Free-Fall Laboratory
 Measuring Motion
 Roller Coaster Physics

5: Projectile Motion

 Free-Fall Laboratory
 Golf Range
 Orbital Motion - Kepler's Laws
 Shoot the Monkey
 Vectors

6: Newton's Second Law of Motion--Force and Acceleration

 Fan Cart Physics
 Force and Fan Carts
 Free-Fall Laboratory

7: Newton's Third Law of Motion--Action and Reaction

 2D Collisions
 Air Track
 Fan Cart Physics

8: Momentum

 2D Collisions
 Air Track
 Moment of Inertia
 Roller Coaster Physics

9: Energy

 Cell Energy Cycle
 Energy Conversion in a System
 Energy Conversions
 Energy of a Pendulum
 Inclined Plane - Simple Machine
 Inclined Plane - Sliding Objects
 Levers
 Potential Energy on Shelves
 Pulley Lab
 Wheel and Axle

10: Circular Motion

 Comparing Earth and Venus
 Orbital Motion - Kepler's Laws
 Uniform Circular Motion

11: Rotational Equilibrium

 Atwood Machine
 Center of Mass
 Moment of Inertia
 Torque and Moment of Inertia

12: Rotational Motion

 Atwood Machine
 Inclined Plane - Rolling Objects
 Moment of Inertia
 Torque and Moment of Inertia

13: Universal Gravitation

 Golf Range
 Gravitational Force
 Ocean Tides
 Tides
 Weight and Mass

14: Satellite Motion

 Gravity Pitch
 Orbital Motion - Kepler's Laws
 Solar System Explorer

17: The Atomic Nature of Matter

 Bohr Model of Hydrogen
 Bohr Model: Introduction
 Covalent Bonds
 Electron Configuration
 Element Builder
 Ionic Bonds
 Nuclear Decay
 Phase Changes

18: Solids

 Density
 Density Experiment: Slice and Dice
 Density Laboratory
 Density via Comparison
 Determining Density via Water Displacement
 Mineral Identification
 Weight and Mass

19: Liquids

 Archimedes' Principle
 Density
 Density Laboratory

20: Gases

 Boyle's Law and Charles' Law
 Coastal Winds and Clouds
 Colligative Properties
 Phase Changes
 Relative Humidity
 Weather Maps
 Equilibrium and Pressure

21: Temperature, Heat, and Expansion

 Calorimetry Lab
 Phase Changes
 Temperature and Particle Motion

22: Heat Transfer

 Conduction and Convection
 Greenhouse Effect
 Heat Absorption
 Heat Transfer by Conduction
 Herschel Experiment
 Radiation

23: Change of Phase

 Colligative Properties
 Freezing Point of Salt Water
 Phase Changes
 Phases of Water
 Relative Humidity
 Temperature and Particle Motion
 Weather Maps

24: Thermodynamics

 Temperature and Particle Motion

25: Vibrations and Waves

 Doppler Shift
 Doppler Shift Advanced
 Earthquake - Determination of Epicenter
 Earthquake - Recording Station
 Longitudinal Waves
 Period of a Pendulum
 Ripple Tank
 Sound Beats and Sine Waves

26: Sound

 Hearing: Frequency and Volume
 Longitudinal Waves
 Sound Beats and Sine Waves

27: Light

 Basic Prism
 Herschel Experiment
 Radiation
 Star Spectra

28: Color

 Additive Colors
 Basic Prism
 Bohr Model of Hydrogen
 Bohr Model: Introduction
 Color Absorption
 Herschel Experiment
 Star Spectra
 Subtractive Colors

29: Reflection and Refraction

 Laser Reflection
 Radiation
 Ray Tracing (Mirrors)
 Refraction
 Ripple Tank

30: Lenses

 Ray Tracing (Lenses)
 Ray Tracing (Mirrors)

31: Diffraction and Interference

 Ripple Tank

32: Electrostatics

 Coulomb Force (Static)
 Pith Ball Lab

33: Electric Fields and Potential

 Charge Launcher
 Electromagnetic Induction

34: Electric Currents

 Advanced Circuits
 Circuit Builder
 Circuits

35: Electric Circuits

 Advanced Circuits
 Circuit Builder
 Circuits

36: Magnetism

 Magnetic Induction
 Magnetism

37: Electromagnetic Induction

 Electromagnetic Induction
 Magnetic Induction

38: The Atom and the Quantum

 Bohr Model of Hydrogen
 Bohr Model: Introduction
 Electron Configuration
 Photoelectric Effect

39: The Atomic Nucleus and Radioactivity

 Element Builder
 Half-life
 Nuclear Decay

Content correlation last revised: 2/10/2012