

AP Physics B Curriculum


Following is a tentative curriculum by week. Topics will be added as necessary.
 Week 1
 Vector in Physics
 Kinematics (including Graphs); 1 ans 2 Dimensional Motion
 Dynamics
 Newton's Laws and Equations of Motion
 Week 2
 Work
 Energy (Kinetic and Potential)
 Power
 Momentum and Collisions
 Special problem in Physics (Simple Harmonic Motion)
 Pulleys
 Inclined Planes
 Springs
 Pendulums
 Week 3
 Rotational Motion (Moment of Inertia, Angular Motion Torque)
 Circular Motion
 Gravitation
 Week 4
 Electric Force, Fields and Potential
 Coulomb's Law
 Motions of Charges in Electric Fields
 Electric Potential Energy
 Week 5
 Electric Circuits (Series and Parallel)
 Ohm's Law
 Kirchhoff's Law and Applications
 Capacitors
 CR Circuits
 Week 6
 Magnetostatics and Dynamics
 Motion of Charges in Magnetic Fields
 Magnetic Fields due to Current Carrying Wires
 Electromagnetic Induction
 Faraday's Law
 Lenz's Law
 Plus: Introduction to Quantum Physics (if time permits)


