Ch 1: Introductory Physics: Help and Review

About This Chapter

The Introductory Physics chapter of this Physics 101: Help and Review course is the simplest way to master introductory physics. This chapter uses simple and fun videos that are about five minutes long, plus lesson quizzes and a chapter exam to ensure you learn the essentials of introductory physics.

Who's It For?

Anyone who needs help learning or mastering introductory physics material will benefit from the lessons in this chapter. There is no faster or easier way to learn introductory physics. Among those who would benefit are:

  • Students who have fallen behind in understanding the history of physics and key math skills related to the field
  • Students who struggle with learning disabilities or learning differences, including autism and ADHD
  • Students who prefer multiple ways of learning science (visual or auditory)
  • Students who have missed class time and need to catch up
  • Students who need an efficient way to learn about introductory physics
  • Students who struggle to understand their teachers
  • Students who attend schools without extra science learning resources

How It Works:

  • Find videos in our course that cover what you need to learn or review.
  • Press play and watch the video lesson.
  • Refer to the video transcripts to reinforce your learning.
  • Test your understanding of each lesson with short quizzes.
  • Verify you're ready by completing the Introductory Physics chapter exam.

Why It Works:

  • Study Efficiently: Skip what you know, review what you don't.
  • Retain What You Learn: Engaging animations and real-life examples make topics easy to grasp.
  • Be Ready on Test Day: Use the Introductory Physics chapter exam to be prepared.
  • Get Extra Support: Ask our subject-matter experts any introductory physics question. They're here to help!
  • Study With Flexibility: Watch videos on any web-ready device.

Students Will Review:

This chapter helps students review the concepts in an introductory physics unit of a standard physics course. Topics covered include:

  • The branches of physics
  • Algebraic and trigonometric math skills
  • The International System of Units (SI)
  • Units in the metric system
  • Unit conversion
  • Scientific notation
  • Graphs of linear and direct relationships
  • Inverse and quadratic relationships

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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More Exams
There are even more practice exams available in Introductory Physics: Help and Review.