• Unit 1: Introduction to Physics

    Our first step in this course is to gain a basic understanding of the language and analytical techniques that are specific to physics. This unit will include a brief outline of physics and the scientific method, measurement units and scientific notation, and the concepts of significant figures, order-of-magnitude estimates, and scaling.

    Completing this unit should take you approximately 6 hours.

    • 1.1: Physical Quantities and Units

    • 1.2: Accuracy, Precision, and Significant Figures

    • Unit 1 Assessment