• Length:
    18 Weeks
  • Effort:
    3–4 hours per week
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  • Level:
    Introductory
  • Language:
    English
  • Video Transcript:
    English

Prerequisites

Algebra and basic mathematical concepts.

About this course

Preparing for the AP Physics 1 exam requires a deep understanding of many different topics in physics as well as an understanding of the AP exam and the types of questions it asks. This course is designed to teach you everything you need to know and help you prepare for the AP Physics 1 Exam.

As you work through this course, you will find lecture videos taught by Rice professors, problem-solving sessions with expert AP Physics teachers, interactive lab experiences and practice questions. By the end of the course, you should be ready to take on the AP exam!

What you'll learn

  • Newton’s Laws and motion
  • Conservation of energy and momentum
  • Gravitation
  • Electric charge in matter
  • Electric forces and fields
  • DC circuits
  • Waves and sound

Meet your instructors

Matt Wilson
AP Physics teacher
Fort Bend ISD
Gigi Nevils
Online Course Developer and AP Physics Teacher Educator
Rice University
Jason Hafner
Professor of Physics, Astronomy and Chemistry
Rice University

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