# Physics

## **Physics**

During the Michaelmas and Lent terms of year 9 we studied the first two topics of the Edexcel 9-1 GCSE physics specification: **CP1 ****Motion, and CP2 Forces and Motion**. This covers the following topics:

Vector and scalar quantities |

Distance/time graphs |

Acceleration equations |

Velocity time graphs |

Resultant forces |

Newton's first law |

Newton's second law |

Mass and weight |

Newton's third law |

Momentum - collisions and equations |

Vehicle stopping distances |

Braking distances and energy |

Vehicle crash hazards |