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Our Dynamic Universe Key Terms

Scalar,

Vector,

Distance

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Electricity Key Terms

Direct current,

Alternating current,

Mains voltage

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Particles and Waves Key Terms

Atom,

Radioactive decay,

Isotope

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Motion - Equations and Graphs

What is a scalar,

Examples of scalar quantities,

What is a vector

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Interference and Diffraction

What does the energy of a wave de...,

Do longer or shorter wavelengths ...,

When does the most diffraction occur

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Monitoring and Measuring a.c.

What is direct current,

What is alternating current,

What is the frequency of mains vo...

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Irradiance

What is irradiance,

Surface area of a sphere formula,

Example of source with high irrad...

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Wave-Particle Duality

What is the photoelectric effect ...,

Examples of light as a a wave,

Example of light as a particle

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Collisions, Explosions and Impulse

What does the momentum of an obje...,

Units of momentum,

Is momentum a scalar or vector

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Nuclear Reactions

Atomic number,

Mass number,

Isotope

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Forces, Energy and Power

Energy equations,

How to work out horizontal and ve...,

How to work out components of for...

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Gravitation

Objects near the surface of earth...,

Newtons law of gravitation,

Gravitation equations

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Special Relativity

What are einsteins postulates,

The effects at velocities of less...,

What are velocities of greater th...

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The Expanding Universe

What is the doppler effect,

Doppler effect when to add or sub...,

Doppler effect equation

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Refraction

What is refraction,

Refractive index,

Greater refractive index means

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The Standard Model

What is the standard model,

What does the standard model cons...,

What is meant by a fundamental pa...

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Spectra

What is lowest energy level called,

What is it called when an electro...,

How does an electron move higher

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Forces on Charged Particles

Electric fields,

What is a force field,

Uniform fields

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current, potential difference, power and resistance

What are voltage dividers used for,

What are potential dividers,

How to work out potential differe...

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electrical sources and internal resistance

An electrical cell is made from m...,

Any power supply has two parts,

Electromotive force emf definition

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capacitors

What is a capacitor,

Process of charging a capacitor,

If we measure the charge stored o...

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semiconductors and p-n junctions

Describe layout of bands in a con...,

Describe layout of bands in an in...,

Describe layout of bands in a sem...

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Uncertainties, Prefixes and Significant Figures

Pico p,

Nano n,

Micro

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