Physics Help

The following resources are intended to assist in learing basic physics principles. Additional resources for physics students are available at The Physics Classroom Tutorial and the Multimedia Physics Studios.

Graphing Practice

A multitude of problems (37) involving the analysis and interpretation of position-time and velocity-time graphs. Each problem is accompanied by an answer and an explanation.

Recognizing Forces

Seven physical situations are described and students are requested to recognize the presence or absence of a variety of forces based on the given descriptions.

Vector Direction

Consists of 11 different problems involving the identification of the magnitude and direction of a vector from a scaled vector diagram. Answers are provided.

Vector Addition

Consists of 12 problems involving the head-to-tail addition of two vectors. Students are to use an accurately drawn scaled vector diagram to determine the resultant. Answers (with diagrams) are provided.