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Course SummaryThis online homeschool course is a great resource to prepare your homeschool student for their AP Physics 2 exam. Homeschool parents will find that the engaging videos bring learning to life and make even the most difficult concepts easy to understand.
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- Quality Content: Engaging animations and real-life examples make energy and physics topics easy to grasp for students with multiple learning styles.
- Students Learn Efficiently: The self-based course allows students to prepare for the AP Physics 2 exam at their own pace.
- Save Time: Spend less time preparing lessons and more time working with your student.
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- Complete Course Library: In addition to AP Physics 2, your membership includes access to a full high school homeschool curriculum and hundreds of additional courses.
- Online Dashboard: Parents and students can monitor course progress and subject mastery easily.
- Built-In Assessments: Quizzes and practice exams allow students to test their knowledge and parents to monitor mastery.
- Get Extra Support: Ask our expert physics instructors any question about magnetism, fluid mechanics, or other AP Physics 2 topics. They're here to help!
How It Works:
- Use the video lessons as your primary AP Physics 2 exam preparation resource in your homeschool curriculum or as supplemental material.
- Complete each unit at your own pace.
- Watch lessons, reviewing or pausing as often as you need.
- Refer to the video transcripts to reinforce learning.
- Check understanding through lesson quizzes and unit exams.
AP Physics 2 Learning Objectives:
- Review formulas for calculating density, force, energy, mass, and buoyancy.
- Analyze the theorems and principles created by such scientists as Archimedes, Torricelli, Bernoulli, and Planck.
- Identify the relationship between electric fields, volt unit charges, charged particles, charge collections, electric potential difference, and equivalent capacitance.
- Learn the various laws of physics, including Snell's Law, Faraday's Law, the Zeroth Law of Thermodynamics, the first and second laws of thermodynamics, and the Ideal Gas Law.
- Explore techniques for calculating radioactive decay and identify the effects of the different types of decay.
- Determine the properties of light, color, sound, waves, absorption, reflection, and refraction.
- Investigate magnetic fields and figure out how magnetism affects charged particles.
- Check out the different types of direct current circuits, such as parallel, series, and resistor-capacitor.
- Study how heat transfer relates to thermal expansion, phase changes, and heat capacity.
- Practice solving different physics equations, such as formulas for converting units or mathematical methods for determining pressure.
- Define the concepts of carbon dating, fusion, fission, and radioactive nuclides.
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