Vectors
But you may need the
knowledge for
calculation
Vector addition using
graphical method,
using components
1
Resolve into
components
Express in terms of
unit vectors
2
No explicit
questions in
exam
For future
learning
3
df
f
lim
dx x0 x
Definit

Chapter 2 part 1
Review of Motion Along
a Straight Line
Topics for Chapter 2 part 1
What is motion? Why do we need to understand motion?
How do we describe motion? Position, velocity, acceleration
One dimensional motion in terms of velocity and acceler

Chapter 5
Rotation of Rigid
Bodies
Goals for Chapter 5 Part I
To describe rotation in terms of angular
coordinate, angular velocity, and angular
acceleration
To analyze rotation with constant angular
acceleration
To relate rotation to the linear veloci

Chapter 1
Vectors and simple calculus
Objective
To prepare you for other topics by providing with
some mathematical background, mainly vector
AP1201 is about mechanics (motion, force) wave
(sound, wave on a string and in a pipe) and
heat
Topics for Chapte

AP1201 Chapter 7
Thermal Properties of Matter
(Chapter 18 of textbook)
Objective
To learn how thermal state of a gas changes and its
possible application (thermal states of matters can be
used in engines)
To understand the thermal properties in terms of
m

Chapter 3 Part 1
Newtons Laws of
Motion
topics for chapter 3 Part 1
What causes motion?
force as a vector and learn how to combine forces
the Newtons Laws of Motion
how to solve problems involving force
.
What causes motion?
What causes motion?
It is f

AP1201 Chapter 9
Sound Waves
(Chapter 16 in textbook)
Goals
To describe sound waves in terms of particle displacements or
pressure variations
To calculate the speed of sound in different materials
To calculate sound intensity
To find what determines t

Chapter 4
Work and Kinetic
Energy
Goals for Part 1
What is work done by a force?
the meaning of kinetic energy
how work changes the kinetic energy of a
body and how to use this principle
Reason for learning work done
The simple methods of chapter 3 us

AP 1201 Chapter 6
Temperature and Heat
(Chapter 17 of textbook)
Why do we need to study heat?
Heat has many applications:
Not just cooking food
In engines, engines use heat from fuel
Car engines, rocket, jet engines, power
generation
Air conditioner,

AP1201 Chapter 8
Mechanical Waves
(Chapter 15 in textbook)
Goals
To study the properties and varieties of mechanical waves
To relate the speed, frequency, and wavelength of periodic waves
To interpret periodic waves mathematically
To calculate the spe