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Physical World and Measurement


Fundamental Forces in Nature

The international Systems of Units

Measurement of Length

Measurement of Mass

Measurement of Time

Accuracy, precision of instruments and errors in measurement

Significant figures

Dimensions of physical quantities

Dimensional formulae and dimensional equations

Dimensional analysis and its applications

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Kinematics

Motion in Straight Line


Position, path length and displacement

Average velocity and average speed

Instantaneous velocity and speed

Acceleration

Kinematic equations for uniformly accelerated motion

Relative velocity

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Motion in Plane


Scalars and vectors

Motion in a plane with constant acceleration

Relative velocity in two dimensions

Projectile motion

Uniform circular motion

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Laws of Motion


The law of inertia

Newton’s first law of motion

Newton’s second law of motion

Newton’s third law of motion

Conservation of momentum

Equilibrium of a particle

Common forces in mechanics

Circular motion

Solving problems in mechanics

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Motion of Systems of Particles

Rotational Motion

Work Power and Energy


Work

Energy

Power

Kinetic Energy

Work done by variable force

The concept of potential energy

The conservation of mechanical energy

The potential energy of a spring

law of conservation of energy

Collisions

Centre of mass

Motion of centre of mass

Linear momentum of a system of particles

Angular velocity and its relation with linear velocity

Torque and angular momentum

Equilibrium of a rigid body

Moment of inertia

Theorems of perpendicular and parallel axes

Kinematics of rotational motion about a fixed axis

Dynamics of rotational motion about a fixed axis

Angular momentum in case of rotations about a fixed axis

Rolling motion

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Gravitation


Kepler's laws

Universal law of gravitation

Acceleration due to Gravity

Variation of g
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with depth

Escape Velocity

Gravitational potential energy

Time Period

Binding Energy of Satellite

Geostationary and polar satellites

Variation of g with Latitude

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Properties of bulk matter

Mechanical Properties of Solids

Mechanical Properties of Fluids


Elastic behaviour of solids

Stress and strain

Hooke's law

Stressstrain curve

Elastic moduli

Applications of elastic behaviour of materials

Fluid Pressure

Streamline flow

Bernoulli's principle

Viscosity

Reynolds number

Surface tension

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Thermal Properties of Matter

Thermodynamics


Temperature and heat

Measurement of temperature

Idealgas equation and absolute temperature

Thermal expansion

Specific heat capacity

Calorimetry

Change of state

Heat transfer

Newton's law of cooling

Thermal equilibrium

Zeroth law of thermodynamics

Heat, internal energy and work

First law of thermodynamics

Specific heat capacity

Thermodynamic state variables and equation of state

Thermodynamic processes

Thermodynamic processes

Heat engines

Refrigerators and heat pumps

Second law of thermodynamics

Reversible and irreversible processes

Carnot engine

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Behavior of perfect gas and kinetic energy


Molecular nature of matter

Behavior of gasses

Kinetic theory of ideal gas

Law of equipartition of energy

Specific Heat capacity

Mean free path

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Oscillations


Periodic and oscilatory motions

Simple harmonic motion

Simple harmonic motion and uniform circular motion

Velocity and acceleration in simple harmonic motion

Force law for simple harmonic motion

Energy in simple harmonic motion

Some systems executing SHM

Damped simple harmonic motion

Forced oscillations and resonance

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Waves


Transverse and longitudinal waves

Displacement relation in a progressive wave

The speed of a traveling wave

The principle of superposition of waves

Reflection of waves

Beats

Doppler effect

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Electrostatics


Electric Charges

Conductors and Insulators

Charging by Induction

Basic Properties of Electric Charge

Coulomb's Law

Forces between Multiple Charges

Electric Field

Electric Field Lines

Electric Flux

Electric Dipole

Doppler effect

Dipole in a Uniform External Field

Continuous Charge Distribution

Gauss's Law

Application of Gauss's Law

Electrostatic Potential

Potential due to a Point Charge

Potential due to an Electric Dipole

Potential due to a System of Charges

Equipotential Surfaces

Potential Energy of a System of Charges

Potential Energy in an External Field

Electrostatics of Conductors

Dielectrics and Polarisation

Capacitors and Capacitance

Capacitors and Capacitance

The Parallel Plate Capacitor

Effect of Dielectric on Capacitance

Combination of Capacitors

Energy Stored in a Capacitor

Van de Graaff Generator

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Current Electricity


Electric Current

Electric Currents in Conductors

Ohm's law

Drift of Electrons and the Origin of Resistivity

Limitations of Ohm's Law

Temperature Dependence of Resistivity

Electrical Energy and Power

Combination of Resistors  Series and Parallel

Cells, emf, Internal Resistance

Kirchhoff's Laws

Wheatstone Bridge

Meter Bridge

Potentiometer

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Magnetic effect of current and magnetism


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Electromagnetic Induction


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Alternating Current


AC Voltage Applied to a Resistor

AC Voltage Applied to a Resistor
Representation of AC Current and Voltage by
Rotating Vectors  Phasors

AC Voltage Applied to an Inductor

AC Voltage Applied to a Capacitor

AC Voltage Applied to a Series LCR Circuit

Power in AC Circuit: The Power Factor

LC Oscillations

Transformers

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Electromagnetic Waves


Displacement Current

Electromagnetic Waves

Electromagnetic Spectrum

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Ray and Wave Optics


Reflection of Light by Spherical Mirrors

Refraction

Total Internal Reflection

Refraction at Spherical Surfaces and by Lenses

Refraction through a Prism

Some Natural Phenomena due to Sunlight

Optical Instruments (Microscope and Telescope)

Huygens Principle

Refraction and reflection of plane waves using Huygens Principle

Coherent and Incoherent Addition of Waves

Interference of Light Waves and Young’s Experiment

Diffraction

Polarisation

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Dual Nature of Radiation and Matter


Electron Emission

Photoelectric Effect

Experimental Study of Photoelectric Effect

Photoelectric Effect and Wave Theory of Light

Einstein's Photoelectric Equation: Energy Quantum of Radiation

Particle Nature of Light: The Photon

Wave Nature of Matter

Davisson and Germer Experiment

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Atoms


Alphaparticle Scattering and Rutherford's Nuclear Model of Atom

Atomic Spectra

Bohr Model of the Hydrogen Atom

The Line Spectra of the Hydrogen Atom

DE Broglie's Explanation of Bohr's Second Postulate of Quantisation

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Nuclei


Atomic Masses and Composition of Nucleus

Size of the Nucleus

Nuclear Force

Radioactivity

Nuclear Energy

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Electronic devices


Classification of Metals, Conductors and Semiconductors

Intrinsic Semiconductor

Extrinsic Semiconductor

pn Junction

Semiconductor diode

Application of Junction Diode as a Rectifier

Special Purpose pn Junction Diodes

Junction Transistor

Digital Electronics and Logic Gates

Integrated Circuits

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Communication Systems


Elements of a Communication System

Basic Terminology Used in Electronic Communication Systems

Bandwidth of Signals

Bandwidth of Transmission Medium

Propagation of Electromagnetic Waves

Modulation and its Necessity

Amplitude Modulation

Production of Amplitude Modulated Wave

Detection of Amplitude Modulated Wave

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