Category Archives: Unit 3

Checkpoint Solutions – 2016

Thanks to Colin Hopkins of Bialik College, here are the worked solutions to the Checkpoints 2016 Unit 3 & 4 Physics book. 1. Motion Basics solutions 2016 2. Forces solutions 2016 3. Energy solutions 2016 4. Momentum solutions 2016 5. … Continue reading

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Exam time podcast

A guide to preparing for & completing the upcoming end of year VCE Physics exam. Download the notes. Download the video. VCAA exams

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What on Earth is Wrong with Gravity?

Physicist Dr Brian Cox embarks on an adventure to discover why even the world’s most famous scientists have not been able to unravel the darkest secret of the Universe. On his journey to the truth, Brian literally gets to grips … Continue reading

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Helium Balloon In Car

Which way will the balloon move as the car changes it motion?

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Physics Girl – Stacked Ball Drop

What happens when you drop a perfectly balanced stack of balls? And how is the result like a supernova? The classic momentum transfer demonstration, at the next level.

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The Physics of Weightless Flight

Ever wanted to know how those vomit comet planes simulate weightlessness?

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Gravity Quiz

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Forces quiz

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Lagrange Points

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Vsauce – Is Earth Actually Flat?

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