Physics for the IB Diploma Higher Level eBook (Access Card) (2e) : 9781447959038

Physics for the IB Diploma Higher Level eBook (Access Card) (2e)

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Pearson United Kingdom
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This is a completely revised edition of the market-leading Physics textbook for Higher Level. Written for the Science IB Diploma curriculum.

Follows the organisational structure of the new Physics guide, with a focus on the Essential Ideas, Understanding, Applications & Skills for complete syllabus-matching.

Written by a highly experienced IB author, Chris Hamper, you can be confident that you and your students have all the resources you will need for the new Physics curriculum.

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Table of contents
  • Measurements and Uncertainties
  • Mechanics
  • Thermal Physics
  • Oscillations and Waves
  • Electricity and Magnetism
  • Circular Motion and Gravitation
  • Atomic, Nuclear, and Particle Physics
  • Energy Production
  • Wave Phenomena
  • Fields
  • Electromagnetic Induction
  • Quantum and Nuclear Physics
  • Option A: Relativity
  • Option B: Engineering Physics
  • Option C: Imaging
  • Option D: Astrophysics
Features & benefits
  • Nature of Science and TOK boxes throughout the text ensure an embedding of these core considerations and promote concept-based learning.
  • Applications of the subject through everyday examples are described in utilization boxes, as well as brief descriptions of related industries, to help highlight the relevance and context of what is being learned.
  • Differentiation is offered in the Challenge Yourself exercises and activities, along with guidance and support for laboratory work on the page and online.
  • Exam-style assessment opportunities are provided from real past papers, along with hints for success in the exams, and guidance on avoiding common pitfalls.
  • Clear links are made to the Learner profile and the IB core values.