# BITSAT Exam - Physics: Study Guide & Test Prep

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Current SI Standards in Science

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The BITSAT exam is a computer-based, online test for admission into degree programs at the Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS). These lessons, multiple-choice quizzes, and practice exam are a fast and easy way to get ready for the physics portion of the BITSAT exam.
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#### 18 chapters in BITSAT Exam - Physics: Study Guide & Test Prep

Ch 1. Tools & Methods of Scientific Measurement {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[273651].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Current SI Standards in Science Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57352].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57352].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Elements of the SI: Base & Derived Units Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[33236].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[33236].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Unit Conversion and Dimensional Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2176].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2176].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Measurements & Uncertainty in Science Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54205].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54205].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Scientific Measurement Instruments: Types & Uses Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[273653].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[273653].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Significant Figures and Scientific Notation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1601].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1601].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Scientific Measurements: Accuracy, Precision & Percentage Error Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40054].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40054].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Vector Quantity in Physics: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7671].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7671].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Position Vector: Formula & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[60641].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[60641].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Speed, Velocity & Acceleration Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53254].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53254].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Introduction to Constant Acceleration Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7684].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7684].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Projectile Motion: Definition and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15071].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15071].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Uniform Circular Motion: Definition & Mathematics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32163].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32163].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Relative Motion & Acceleration: Definitions & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[268993].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[268993].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Newton's First Law of Motion: Examples of the Effect of Force on Motion Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2555].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2555].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Newton's Second Law of Motion: The Relationship Between Force and Acceleration Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2556].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2556].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Newton's Third Law of Motion: Examples of the Relationship Between Two Forces Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2557].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2557].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Free-Body Diagrams Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14598].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14598].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Simple Machines: Lever, Inclined Plane & Pulley Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[30374].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[30374].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Centripetal Force: Definition, Examples & Problems Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32906].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32906].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Inertial Frame of Reference: Definition & Example Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9396].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9396].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Rotational Kinematics: Definition & Equations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31864].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31864].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Find Displacement: Definition & Equation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7675].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7675].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Rotational Motion & Constant Angular Acceleration Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[273665].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[273665].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - The Parallel-Axis Theorem & the Moment of Inertia Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31867].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31867].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Kinetic Energy of Rotation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31868].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31868].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - The Relationship Between Angular Momentum & Torque Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[49020].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[49020].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Conservation of Angular Momentum Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31872].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31872].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Rolling Motion & the Moment of Inertia Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31869].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31869].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Elasticity of Solids: Physics Lab Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38418].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38418].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What Is Buoyancy? - Explanation & Equation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[45248].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[45248].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What is Viscosity? - Definition, Measurement & Equation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16915].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16915].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Surface Tension: Definition, Causes, Measurement & Formula Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17092].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17092].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Pressure: Definition, Units, and Conversions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1651].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1651].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Density: Definition, Formula & Practice Problems Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8570].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8570].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Bernoulli's Principle: Definition and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15421].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15421].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - The Kinetic Molecular Theory: Properties of Gases Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1650].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1650].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Thermal Equilibrium: Definition, Formula & Example Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28418].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28418].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - How to Calculate Specific Heat Capacity for Different Substances Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2548].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2548].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Mechanisms of Heat Transfer: Conduction, Convection & Radiation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12475].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12475].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What is Thermal Conductivity? - Definition & Equation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[273681].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[273681].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Newton's Law of Cooling Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[251389].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[251389].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - The Laws of Thermodynamics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[284].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[284].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Efficiency & the Carnot Cycle: Equations & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42973].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42973].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Ohm's Law: Definition & Relationship Between Voltage, Current & Resistance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3976].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3976].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Mechanical Equivalent of Heat Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40555].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40555].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Series Circuits: Definition & Concepts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19084].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19084].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Resistor-Capacitor (RC) Circuits: Definition & Explanation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16082].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16082].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Parallel Circuits: Definition & Concepts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19085].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19085].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Applying Kirchhoff's Rules: Examples & Problems Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16081].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16081].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - What is a Potentiometer? - Definition & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[228271].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[228271].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Electrical Resistance: Definition, Unit & Variables Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3975].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3975].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Faraday's Law of Electromagnetic Induction: Equation and Application Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15933].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15933].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Lenz's Law, Magnetic Flux and Motional EMF Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53519].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53519].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Electromagnetic Induction: Conductor to Conductor & Transformers Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7965].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7965].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Electric Motors & Generators: Converting Between Electrical and Mechanical Energy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17987].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17987].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Alternating Current Power Calculations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31579].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31579].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Impedance in Alternating Current Circuits Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31577].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31577].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - R-L-C Series Circuits Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31578].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31578].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What is the Law of Reflection of Light? - Definition & Overview Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9375].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9375].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Refraction & Dispersion: Definition, Snell's Law & Index of Refraction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4919].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4919].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Lens Types: Simple, Compound & Other Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54401].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54401].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Mirrors: Difference Between Plane & Spherical Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32158].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32158].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - How Telescopes Form Images Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31442].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31442].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Microscopy Types & Applications Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[50337].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[50337].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Diffraction & Huygen's Principle Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31389].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31389].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Single-slit Diffraction: Interference Pattern & Equations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31390].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31390].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Double-slit Diffraction: Interference Pattern & Equations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31391].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31391].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - How Thin Film Interference Works Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31393].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31393].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Electromagnetic Waves: Definition, Sources & Properties Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4913].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4913].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - The 7 Major Regions of the Electromagnetic Spectrum Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6836].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6836].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Polarization of Light & Malus's Law Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31387].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31387].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - Polarization by Reflection & Brewster's Law Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31388].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31388].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - The Photoelectric Effect: Definition, History, Application & Equation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16906].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16906].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The de Broglie Hypothesis: Definition & Significance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[45166].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[45166].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Rutherford Model of the Atom: Definition & Diagram Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10903].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10903].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - The Bohr Model and Atomic Spectra Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1612].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1612].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Atomic Spectrum: Definition, Absorption & Emission Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10893].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10893].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What Are Radioactive Substances? - Examples & Uses Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8397].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8397].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Nuclear Reaction: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3881].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3881].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

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