# IGCSE Physics Cambridge

## 03 Mass and weight

1. Mass (Definition, Measurement, Resistance to Motion)
2. Weight as a Gravitational Force
3. Mass vs Weight

## 04 Density

1. Density
2. Simple Density Measurement
3. Principle of Floatation

## 05 Forces

1. Effects of Forces
1. Hooke’s Law
2. Elastic Limit
3. Newton’s First Law of Motion
4. Newton’s Second Law of Motion
5. Newton’s Third Law of Motion
1. Triangle Rule
2. Parallelogram Rule
3. Friction
7. Turning effect
1. Moment
2. Law of Moment
3. Applications of the Law of Moment
8. Conditions for Equilibrium
9. Centre of Mass
1. Toppling
2. Stability
10. Scalars and Vectors

## 06 Momentum

1. Momentum
2. Principle of Conservation of Momentum
3. Impulse
4. Impulsive Force

## 07 Work, Energy and Power

1. Forms of Energy
2. Energy Transfer
3. Principle of Conservation of Energy
4. Kinetic Energy and Potential Energy
5. Energy resources
7. Efficiency
8. Work
9. Power

## 08 Pressure

1. Understanding Pressure
2. Pressure in liquid
3. Simple Mercury Barometer
4. Manometer

## 01 States of Matter

1. Molecular model
2. Evaporation
3. Pressure changes
4. Specific Latent Heat

## 02 Thermal Properties

1. Thermal expansion of solids, liquids and gases
2. Measurement of temperature
3. Thermal capactiy
4. Melting and boiling

## 03 Transfer of Thermal Energy

1. Conduction
2. Convection
4. Consequences of energy transfer

## 01 General Wave Properties

1. Wave motion
2. Transverse and longitudinal waves
3. Reflection of waves
4. Refraction of waves
5. Diffraction of waves

## 02 Light Wave

1. Reflection of light
2. Refraction of light
3. Refractive index
4. Total internal reflection
5. Thin converging lens
6. Applications of the converging lens
7. Dispersion of light
8. Electromagnetic waves
9. Application of electromagnetic waves

## 03 Sound Wave

1. Sound waves
2. Properties of sound
3. The speed of sound’
4. Musical sounds

## 01 Simple Phenomena of Magnetism

1. Magnets
2. Magnetic fields

## 02 Electrical Quantities

1. Electric charge
2. Electric fields
3. Conductors and insulators
4. Current
5. Batteries and cells
6. Potential difference
7. Resistance
8. Electromotive force
9. Electrical energy
10. Electrical power

## 03 Electric Circuits

1. Circuit diagrams
2. Series and parallel circuits
3. Finding resistance in a circuit
4. Finding current in a circuit
5. Finding potential difference in a circuit
6. Action and use of circuit components
7. Digital electronics
8. Sensor circuits
9. Switching circuits
10. Time-delay circuits
11. Logic circuits
12. Logic circuits in control

## 04 Dangers of Electricity

1. Electrical safety

## 05 Electromagnetic Effects

1. Magnetic field patterns
2. Electromagnetic induction
3. a.c. generator
4. Transformer
5. High voltage transmission of electricity
6. The magnetic effect of a current
7. Force on a current carrying conductor
8. d.c. motor

## 06 Cathode-ray Oscilloscopes

1. Cathode rays
2. Cathode-ray oscilloscope