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High School Physics: Tutoring Solution

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Get the most out of your high school physics class with this handy tutoring course. Work on getting a better grade in class by taking our self-assessment quizzes to see where you need to focus your study, and then watch the related video lessons.
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22 chapters in High School Physics: Tutoring Solution

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Lesson 1 - What is Kinematics? - Studying the Motion of Objects  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Scalars and Vectors: Definition and Difference  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Scalar: Definition & Function  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - What is Position in Physics? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Distance and Displacement in Physics: Definition and Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Speed and Velocity: Difference and Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Acceleration: Definition, Equation and Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Uniformly-Accelerated Motion and the Big Five Kinematics Equations  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Representing Kinematics with Graphs  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Ticker Tape Diagrams: Analyzing Motion and Acceleration  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - What are Vector Diagrams? - Definition and Uses  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Using Position vs. Time Graphs to Describe Motion  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Determining Slope for Position vs. Time Graphs  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Using Velocity vs. Time Graphs to Describe Motion  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Determining Acceleration Using the Slope of a Velocity vs. Time Graph  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Velocity vs. Time: Determining Displacement of an Object  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Understanding Graphs of Motion: Giving Qualitative Descriptions  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Free Fall Physics Practice Problems  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Graphing Free Fall Motion: Showing Acceleration  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - The Acceleration of Gravity: Definition & Formula  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - Projectile Motion: Definition and Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - Projectile Motion Practice Problems  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - Kinematic Equations List: Calculating Motion  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - Vibrations and Waves: Energy and Motion  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Wave Parameters: Wavelength, Amplitude, Period, Frequency & Speed  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Transverse & Longitudinal Waves: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - What is Sound? - Definition and Factors Affecting the Speed of Sound  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Pitch and Volume in Sound Waves  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Electromagnetic Waves: Definition, Sources & Properties  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - The 7 Major Regions of the Electromagnetic Spectrum  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - The Nature of Light: Origin, Spectrum & Color Frequency  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Reflection: Angle of Incidence and Curved Surfaces  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Diffuse Reflection: Definition, Examples & Surfaces  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Resonance: Definition & Transmission of Waves  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Transparent and Opaque Materials in Electromagnetic Waves  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Color: White Light, Reflection & Absorption  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Refraction & Dispersion: Definition, Snell's Law & Index of Refraction  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Diffraction: Relation to Sound & Light and Effects of Wavelength  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Constructive and Destructive Interference  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - The Doppler Effect: Definition, Examples & Applications  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Wave-Particle Duality: Concept, Explanation & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Longitudinal Wave: Definition, Parts & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Spectroscope: Definition, Parts & Uses  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - Origins of the Universe: The Big Bang and Expanding & Contracting Universes  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Evidence for the Big Bang Theory: Background Radiation, Red-Shift and Expansion  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Star Formation: Main Sequence, Dwarf & Giant Stars  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Types of Telescopes: Radio, Reflecting & Refracting Telescopes  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Galaxy Formation: Spiral, Elliptical & Irregular Galaxies  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Types of Stars by Size, Color and Life Cycle  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Structure of the Sun  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Stages of the Sun's Life Cycle  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Life Cycle of Neutron Stars  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Supernova and Supergiant Star Life Cycle  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Life Cycle of Black Holes  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Inner Planets of the Solar System: Mercury, Venus, Earth & Mars  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Formation of the Earth: Theories  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Formation of the Moon: Theories  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Planetary Predictors of Extraterrestrial Life  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Outer Planets of the Solar System: Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Dwarf Planets of the Solar System: Pluto, Eris, Haumea & Ceres  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Asteroids, Meteorites & Comets: Definitions and Characteristics  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Wormholes: Definition, Theory & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Wormholes: Types & Creation  Take Quiz

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