## Description

DESCRIPTION:

This Physics Workbook is tailored to the Cambridge IGCSE® Physical Science (0652) syllabus for first examination in 2019 and is endorsed for learner support by Cambridge International Examinations. The workbook covers both the Core and the Supplement material with exercises that are designed to develop students’ skills in problem-solving and data handling, planning investigations and application of theory to practice. Answers are provided at the back of the book.

FEATURES:

- Endorsed for learner support by Cambridge International Examinations.
- Exercises designed to develop skills in problem-solving and data handling, planning investigations and application of theory to practice to help students work towards the assessment objectives.
- Answers to the exercises in the workbook are included at the back of the book to allow students to check their own progress and understanding.
- Written by David Sang, an accomplished author, who brings a wealth of experience to the book.
- Covers the Core and the Supplement material for Cambridge IGCSE® Physical Science in one workbook.

CONTENTS:

Introduction

How to use this book

P1. Making measurements

P1.1 The SI system of units

P1.2 Paper measurements

P1.3 Density data

P1.4 Testing your body clock

P2. Describing motion

P2.1 Measuring speed

P2.2 Speed calculations

P2.3 More speed calculations

P2.4 Distance–time graphs

P2.5 Acceleration

P2.6 Velocity–time graphs

P3. Forces and motion

P3.1 Identifying forces

P3.2 The effects of forces

P3.3 Combining forces

P3.4 Force, mass and acceleration

P3.5 Mass and weight

P3.6 Falling

P4. Turning effects of forces

P4.1 Turning effect of a force

P4.2 Calculating moments

P4.3 Stability and centre of mass

P4.4 Make a mobile

P5. Forces and matter

P5.1 Stretching a spring

P5.2 Stretching rubber

P5.3 Pressure

P6. Energy transformations and energy transfers

P6.1 Recognising forms of energy

P6.2 Energy efficiency

P6.3 Energy calculations

P7. Energy resources

P7.1 Renewables and non-renewables

P7.2 Wind energy

P7.3 Energy from the Sun

P8. Work and power

P8.1 Forces doing work, transferring energy

P8.2 Calculating work done

P8.3 Measuring work done

P8.4 Power

P9. The kinetic model of matter

P9.1 Changes of state

P9.2 The kinetic model of matter

P9.3 Understanding gases

P10. Thermal properties of matter

P10.1 Calibrating a thermometer

P10.2 Demonstrating thermal expansion

P10.3 Thermal expansion

P11. Thermal (heat) energy transfers

P11.1 Conductors of heat

P11.2 Convection currents

P11.3 Radiation

P11.4 Losing heat

P12. Sound

P12.1 Sound on the move

P12.2 Sound as a wave

P13. Light

P13.1 On reflection

P13.2 Refraction of light

P13.3 The changing speed of light

P13.4 A perfect mirror

P13.5 Image in a lens

P14. Properties of waves

P14.1 Describing waves

P14.2 The speed of waves

P14.3 Wave phenomena

P15. Spectra

P15.1 Electromagnetic waves

P15.2 Using electromagnetic radiation

P16. Magnetism

P16.1 Attraction and repulsion

P16.2 Make a magnet

P16.3 Magnetic fields

P17. Static electricity

P17.1 Attraction and repulsion

P17.2 Moving charges

P17.3 Static at home

P18. Electrical quantities

P18.1 Current in a circuit

P18.2 Current and charge

P18.3 Electrical resistance

P18.4 Electrical energy and power

P19. Electric circuits

P19.1 Circuit components and their symbols

P19.2 Resistor combinations

P19.3 More resistor combinations

P19.4 Electrical safety

P20. Electromagnetism

P20.1 Using electromagnetism

P20.2 Electricity generation

P20.3 Transformers

P21. The nuclear atom

P21.1 The structure of the atom

P21.1 Isotopes

P22. Radioactivity

P22.1 The nature of radiation

P22.2 Radioactive decay equations

P22.3 Radioactive decay

Answers.

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