5 Steps to a 5 AP Physics 1 Algebra-based, 2015 Edition by Greg Jacobs5 Steps to a 5 AP Physics 1 Algebra-based, 2015 Edition by Greg Jacobs

5 Steps to a 5 AP Physics 1 Algebra-based, 2015 Edition

byGreg Jacobs, Joshua Schulman

Paperback | July 15, 2014

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This easy-to-follow study guide includes a complete course review, a full-length practice test, and an AP Planner app!

5 Steps to a 5: AP Physics 1 features an effective, 5-step plan to guide your preparation program and help you build the skills, knowledge, and test-taking confidence you need to succeed. This fully revised edition covers the latest course syllabus and matches the new exam. It also includes access to McGraw-Hill Education’s AP Planner app, which will enable you to customize your own study schedule on your mobile device.

  • AP Planner app features daily practice assignment notifications on your mobile device
  • Full-length practice AP Physics 1 exam
  • 3 separate study plans to fit your learning style
Greg Jacobs teaches both the B and C levels of AP Physics at Woodberry Forest School in central Virginia.
Title:5 Steps to a 5 AP Physics 1 Algebra-based, 2015 EditionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:10.8 × 8.4 × 0.1 inPublished:July 15, 2014Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0071820647

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Table of Contents

STEP 1: Set Up Your Study Program 1. How to Approach Your Physics Course 2. What You Need to Know About the AP Physics Course 3. How to Plan Your Time STEP 2: Determine Your Test Readiness 4. Fundamentals Quizzes 5. Take a Diagnostic Test STEP 3: Develop Strategies for Success 6. Memorizing Equations in the Shower 7. How to Approach Each Lesson 8. Extra Drill on Difficult but Frequently Tested Topics STEP 4: Review the Knowledge You Need to Score High 9. A Bit About Vectors 10. Free-Body Diagrams and Equilibrium 11. Kinematics 12. Newton's Second Law, F(net) = ma 13. Momentum 14. Energy Conservation 15. Gravitation and Circular Motion 16. Rotational Motion (for Physics C Students Only) 17. Simple Harmonic Motion 18. Thermodynamics (for Physics B Students Only) 19. Fluid Mechanics (for Physics B Students Only) 20. Electrostatics 21. Circuits 22. Magnetism 23. Waves 24. Optics (for Physics B Students Only) 25. Atomic and Nuclear Physics (for Physics B Students Only) STEP 5: Build Your Test-Taking Confidence* Practice Tests