CPO ProductsCore Curriculum ProgramsPhysics A First Course    May 22, 2017

Physics A First Course, 2nd Ed. - By Dr. Tom Hsu

Physics A First Course uses guided inquiry, contemporary ideas and language, hands-on investigation, and multiple learning styles to help all students learn and succeed. The program provides a solid grounding in physics concepts and a firm foundation for further science study. Consistent with the “Physics First” philosophy, this Teaching and Learning System offers connections to the real world as well as to technology, chemistry, biology, and other sciences. The program reinforces math and science comprehension skills while it builds an understanding of how the world works.

Student TextbookInvestigation ManualTeacher's ToolkitEquipment KitComponents List

Student TextLandscape “one-concept” page spreads and full-color graphics enhance learning and retention.

Hardcover: 560 pages

Student Text
Unit 1: Forces and Motion

Chapter 1: Describing the Physical Universe

Chapter 2: Laws of Motion

Chapter 3: Conservation Laws


Unit 2: Energy and Systems
Unit 3: Matter and Energy
Unit 4: Energy and Change
Unit 5: Electricity
Unit 6: Electricity and Magnetism
Unit 7: Vibrations,Waves, and Sound
Unit 8: Light and Optics
 Copyright 2009-2017 CPO Science   Terms Of Use  Privacy Statement   
[School Specialty Science