Mechanics Notes (advanced material is in orange)

 

Exam Board Topics - Mechanics (8 pages; 9/7/21)

Useful Results (2 pages; 5/5/20)

 

 

Centre of Mass - Contents (2 pages; 7/8/17)

Centre of Mass - Part 1 (13 pages; 7/8/17)

Centre of Mass - Part 2 (12 pages; 7/8/17)

 

 

Circular Motion [Important Ideas] (2 pages; 25/10/20)

Circular Motion - Constant Speed (9 pages; 25/10/20)

Circular Motion - Variable Speed (13 pages; 30/9/15)

 

 

Work & Energy

Work & Energy (4 pages; 21/11/20)

Gravitational Potential Energy (3 pages;15/2/19) 

Hooke's Law (9 pages; 10/3/21)

 

 

Forces

Forces [Important Ideas] (18 pages; 14/1/21)

Equilibrium [Important Ideas] (11 pages; 12/11/20)

Frameworks (9 pages; 25/3/21)

Bending moment & shearing force (5 pages; 25/3/21)

Fictitious forces (5 pages; 25/10/20) 

Systems of forces (5 pages; 14/11/18)

Toppling (2 pages; 13/11/20)  

 

 

Impulse & Momentum

Collisions - Important Ideas (4 pages; 22/4/21)

Impulse & Momentum (14 pages; 19/2/17)

Collisions - reversal of direction (6 pages; 24/6/20) 

Oblique impacts (4 pages; 23/8/18)

Impulses & connected particles (13 pages; 28/8/18) 

 

 

Kinematics

Kinematics (7 pages; 7/8/17)

Projectiles (11 pages; 10/3/21)

Suvat equations (5 pages; 24/1/17)

 

 

Oscillations

Differential equations: Oscillations (11 pages; 29/5/20)

 

 

Rotating Bodies

Rotating Bodies (5 pages; 19/8/19) 

Rotating Bodies - Examples (6 pages; 16/3/18) 

Moments of Inertia (7 pages; 23/3/18) 

Rolling wheel - Point on circumference (5 pages; 1/2/21) 

Rolling wheel - Friction (6 pages; 15/2/21)