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VCE Physics: Exam Prep & Study Guide

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Prepare for the VCE Physics Exam using this interactive study guide. You will find video lessons, topic reviews and interactive quizzes that allow you to review all the topics covered by this exam.
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23 Chapters in VCE Physics: Exam Prep & Study Guide

23 chapters in VCE Physics: Exam Prep & Study Guide

Ch 1. Overview of Thermodynamics {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[270413].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - What is Temperature? - Definition & Measurement Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4516].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4516].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Temperature Units: Converting Between Kelvins and Celsius Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2480].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2480].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Zeroth Law of Thermodynamics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42972].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42972].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - First Law of Thermodynamics: Law of Conservation of Energy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2544].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2544].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Internal Energy of a System: Definition & Measurement Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[83607].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[83607].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What is Heat Energy? - Facts & Calculation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4519].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4519].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Changes in Heat and Energy Diagrams Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2549].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2549].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Latent Heat: Definition, Formula & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28383].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28383].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - What is Evaporative Cooling? - Definition & Process Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28621].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28621].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What is Energy? - Definition and Significance in Nature Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2537].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2537].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Power: Definition and Mathematics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14613].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14613].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Electric Charge and Force: Definition, Repulsion & Attraction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3968].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3968].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - What is Electric Current? - Definition, Unit & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3974].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3974].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Potential Difference: Definition, Formula & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28428].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28428].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What Is Electric Potential? - Definition & Formula Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3887].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3887].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Ampere: Definition & Calculation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9388].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9388].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - What is an Ammeter? - Definition & Function Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9373].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9373].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - What is a Voltmeter? - Definition & Uses Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54447].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54447].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Energy Measurement Units & Unit Conversion Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32879].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32879].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Circuit Theory Basics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51505].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51505].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What is a Series Circuit? - Definition & Example Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9376].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9376].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Parallel Circuits: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9387].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9387].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Electrical Resistance: Definition, Unit & Variables Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3975].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3975].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Ohm: Definition & Formula Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9362].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9362].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Ohm's Law: Definition & Relationship Between Voltage, Current & Resistance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3976].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3976].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Graphing Ohm's Law: Current vs. Potential Difference Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[270423].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[270423].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Finding the Equivalent Resistance: Series, Parallel & Combination Circuits Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[58259].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[58259].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Resistor-Capacitor (RC) Circuits: Practice Problems Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42978].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42978].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Energy Transfers in Circuits: Equations & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[268219].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[268219].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Electrical Power: Definition & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9408].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9408].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Electromagnetic Induction: Conductor to Conductor & Transformers Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7965].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7965].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Lenz's Law, Magnetic Flux and Motional EMF Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53519].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53519].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Faraday's Law of Electromagnetic Induction: Equation and Application Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15933].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15933].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Alternating Current Power Calculations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31579].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31579].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What Is an Alternator? - Definition & Description Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[270435].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[270435].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Electric Motors & Generators: Converting Between Electrical and Mechanical Energy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17987].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17987].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Atomic Number and Mass Number Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1607].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1607].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Radioactive Decay: Definition, Formula & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28316].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28316].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Half-life: Calculating Radioactive Decay and Interpreting Decay Graphs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1624].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1624].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Alpha Particle: Definition, Symbol & Properties Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9332].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9332].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Beta Particle: Definition & Symbol Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9360].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9360].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Gamma Radiation: Definition, Uses & Equation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28404].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28404].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Standard Model of Particle Physics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[49060].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[49060].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - What is a Quark? - Definition, Structure & Uses Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28349].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28349].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Elementary Particles: Matter vs. Antimatter Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[270441].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[270441].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Nuclear Physics: Nuclear Force & Building Energy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42981].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42981].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What is Net Force? - Definition, Magnitude & Equations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7688].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7688].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Isaac Newton's Formula for the Force of Gravity: Definition & Example Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15241].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15241].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Vector Components: The Magnitude of a Vector Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32172].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32172].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Vector Components: The Direction of a Vector Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32173].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32173].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - 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 6 - 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 7 - 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 8 - Vector Addition (Geometric Approach): Explanation & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32166].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32166].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Rotational Dynamics & Torque Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31865].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31865].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Equilibrium: Translational & Rotational Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31882].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31882].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Overview of Work & Work by Variable Force Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53261].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53261].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Hooke's Law & the Spring Constant: Definition & Equation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32885].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32885].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Conservation of Mechanical Energy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14612].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14612].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Kinetic Energy to Potential Energy: Relationship in Different Energy Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2545].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2545].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Gravitational Potential Energy: Definition, Formula & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28414].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28414].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Elastic Potential Energy: Definition, Formula & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[24259].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[24259].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Elastic and Inelastic Collisions: Difference and Principles Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15931].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15931].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Tensile and Compressive Stress and Strain Equations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29996].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29996].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Calculating Energy Efficiency Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[268201].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[268201].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Impulse: Definition, Equation, Calculation & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16999].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16999].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - The Law of Conservation of Momentum Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51488].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51488].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Force Field: Definition, Theory & Example Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9392].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9392].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Magnetic Force: Definition, Poles & Dipoles Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7960].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7960].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What is a Magnetic Field? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7961].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7961].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Gravitational Field: Definition & Formula Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3877].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3877].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Electric Fields: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3876].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3876].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Electricity & Magnetism: Definition & Relationship Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[207333].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[207333].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Electric Force Fields and the Significance of Arrow Direction & Spacing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3969].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3969].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Newton's Law of Gravitation: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[33242].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[33242].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Gravitational Attraction of Extended Bodies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[33243].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[33243].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Electric Potential Energy: Definition & Formula Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42975].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42975].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - What is an Electromagnet? - Definition, Uses & Parts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28408].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28408].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - What is Solenoid? - Definition, Uses & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28407].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28407].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Electric Force: Definition & Equation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28411].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28411].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The Lorentz Force Law Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53517].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53517].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - How Magnetic Forces Affect Moving Charges Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7963].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7963].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Calculating Motion in Magnetic Fields: Formula & Practice Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[270473].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[270473].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Gravitational Force: Definition, Equation & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28431].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28431].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Force vs. Time & Force vs. Distance Graphs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51490].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51490].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Change in Gravitational Potential Energy: Graphs & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[270475].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[270475].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Transverse Wave: Definition, Parts & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16917].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16917].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Longitudinal Wave: Definition, Parts & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28643].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28643].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Wave Parameters: Wavelength, Amplitude, Period, Frequency & Speed Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5506].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5506].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Constructive and Destructive Interference Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4921].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4921].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - The Doppler Effect: Definition, Examples & Applications Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4922].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4922].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Resonance: Definition & Transmission of Waves Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4916].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4916].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Diffraction: Relation to Sound & Light and Effects of Wavelength Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4920].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4920].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Standing Wave: Definition, Equation & Theory Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28617].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28617].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Electromagnetic Waves: Definition, Sources & Properties Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4913].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4913].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The 7 Major Regions of the Electromagnetic Spectrum Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6836].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6836].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What is Light? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31423].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31423].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Ways to Produce Light Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62285].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62285].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Polarization of Light & Malus's Law Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31387].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31387].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Refraction & Dispersion: Definition, Snell's Law & Index of Refraction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4919].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4919].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - What is Snell's Law? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[36519].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[36519].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Frustrated Total Internal Reflection Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[198145].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[198145].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Single-slit Diffraction: Interference Pattern & Equations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31390].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31390].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Double Slit Experiment: Explanation & Equation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[60608].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[60608].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 - Kinetic Energy of Photoelectrons Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[270489].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[270489].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Quantum Physics: Definition, Theories & Topics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16919].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16919].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Wave-Particle Duality: Concept, Explanation & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4923].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4923].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - The Wave Nature of Matter Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31849].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31849].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What is a Photon? - Definition, Energy & Wavelength Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10887].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10887].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Energy & Momentum of a Photon: Equation & Calculations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32907].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32907].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Atomic Spectrum: Definition, Absorption & Emission Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10893].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10893].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle: Definition & Equation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[45165].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[45165].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What is Scientific Investigation? - Definition, Steps & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10707].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10707].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Variables & Controls in a Science Experiment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[45251].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[45251].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Using Appropriate Tools for Scientific Tests & Data Collection Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[37300].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[37300].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Qualitative vs. Quantitative Data in Various Research Methods Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[50331].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[50331].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Designing an Experiment to Test a Given Hypothesis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[24980].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[24980].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Laboratory Safety Techniques: Protecting People and Equipment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15415].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15415].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Measurements & Uncertainty in Science Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54205].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54205].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - How to Improve Validity of a Scientific Investigation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[83709].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[83709].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Methods for Improving Measurement Reliability Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13245].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13245].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Evaluating Data from Scientific Investigation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[45250].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[45250].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Hypothesis, Theory & Law in Science Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[45157].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[45157].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Presenting the Scientific Process Orally or in Writing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38455].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38455].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Average Star: Definition & Life Cycle Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4549].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4549].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Planets Around Distant Stars Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29103].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29103].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Fundamental & Dynamic Movement Skills Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[50794].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[50794].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Impedance in Alternating Current Circuits Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31577].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31577].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Airplanes & Force: Thrust, Drag, Lift & Weight Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[72968].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[72968].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What is Nuclear Energy? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2543].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2543].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - The Application of Physics in Medicine Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53492].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53492].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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