Mechanics - Module Overview

This module covers work on moments, levers and pressure.  The ideas are then extended to include rotational motion and hydraulic systems.  Details of the content and teaching order can be seen below.

 

Lesson Learning Outcomes Notes Book Ref. Specification Ref.
1 - Centre of Mass
  • Know that
  • Know that
  • Be able to
  P3.17 P3.x.x
2 - Pendulums
  • Know that
  • Know that
  • Be able to
  P3.18 P3.x.x
3 - Moments
  • Know that
  • Know that
  • Be able to
  P3.19 P3.x.x
4 - Moments II
  • Know that
  • Know that
  • Be able to
  P3.20 P3.x.x
5 - Levers
  • Know that
  • Know that
  • Be able to
  P3.21 P3.x.x
6 - Toppling Objects
  • Know that
  • Know that
  • Be able to
  P3.22 P3.x.x
7 - Pressure in Liquids
  • Know that
  • Know that
  • Be able to
  P3.23 P3.x.x
8 - Hydraulics
  • Know that
  • Know that
  • Be able to
  P3.24 P3.x.x
9 - Circular Motion
  • Know that
  • Know that
  • Be able to
  P3.25 P3.x.x
10 - Centripetal Force
  • Know that
  • Know that
  • Be able to
  P3.26 P3.x.x