AP Physics 1
Unit 1 Inquiry
Observe the demonstrations. Sketch a quick picture and write a few sentences about what is happening. Do not attempt
to explain the phenomena; simply document what you are observing.
What was unusual about all the
A Statistician, Engineer and Physicist
go to the horse track. Each have their
system for betting on the winner and
they're sure of it
First, a joke
The Physicist leans back, takes
a deep breath, and begins,
"Well, first I assumed all the
horses were spher
AP Physics 1 Kinematics Exam Review
1. A projectile is fired with initial velocity vo at an angle 0 with the horizontal and
follows the trajectory shown. Which of the following pairs of graphs best
represents the vertical components of the velocity and ac
Pick one power of ten. You will represent this power of
ten on a complete sheet of paper in the following ways:
Show ten to the power (exponential).
Write it out in decimal form.
Have an image (drawn or from computer) of
something about that size.
AP Physics Unit 1
Subjective Units - Part 1
In this experiment, you and your group will use a unit of measurement designed by me. You will figure out
how to measure objects around the room and in the building using this unit of me