What is Physics?

from the Greek phisike,

Physics is the scientific study of matter and energy and attempts to develop a unified description of how they behave and interact with each other. Nature is complex and beautiful and physics attempts to describe natural phenomena in terms of all-embracing fundamental concepts.

Physics the subject was previously known as Natural Philosophy.

Physics is why stuff does stuff.

Physics Is Awesome Facebook Page

There are 8 forms of energy

Before we do that we need to check on our measurements the ones we already know, many more will be explored in our course.

Some Simulations / online software that will help your study of physics

Many thanks to Walter Fendt

Data Grapher thanks to Zona

a physics experiment simulation site

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Some Clever Tactical help from RTE for Leaving Cert students

click on the pod casts

subscribe to the Getting it Right podcast

the Other physics teacher Noel Cunninghams site

and his Revision Site

Revision notes from Pat Doyle

Stuck about how to graph?