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The SS1 Physics 1st Term Lesson Notes is a compilation of notes on the following topics:
Lesson One: UNITS AND MEASUREMENTS – Page 2 – Click Here!
Fundamental quantities and units
Sub-multiples and multiples of units
Derived quantities and units
Dimensions of physical quantities
Measurement of Length
Measurement of Volume
Lesson Two: MEASUREMENT OF MASS, WEIGHT AND TIME – Page 3 – Click Here!
The lever balance
The beam balance
The metre rule as a weighing balance
Measurement of weight
The spring balance
How to obtain the mass of an object using the spring balance
Measurement of Time
Lesson Three: POSITION, DISTANCE AND DISPLACEMENT – Page 4 – Click Here!
Rectangular Cartesian Coordinate System
Location of a point in space
How to determine the distance between two points A and B
Lesson Four: FUNDAMENTALS OF MOTION – Page 5 – Click Here!
Translational linear motion
Periodic, oscillatory or vibratory motion
Cause of motion – Force
Types of forces
Lesson Five: SPEED, VELOCITY AND ACCELERATION – Page 6 – Click Here!
Determination of acceleration, retardation and distance from velocity – time graph
Equations of Motion
Motion Under gravity
Acceleration Of Free Fall Due To Gravity
Resultant velocity of a projectile
Motion Down an Inclined Plane
Lesson Six: ELECTRIC CHARGES – Page 7 – Click Here!
Electric charges and structure of matter
Production of charges
The gold leaf Electroscope – Detection of charge
Distribution of charges on a conductor
Lightning and lightning conductors
Conductors, Insulators and Semi-Conductors
Lesson Seven: WORK, ENERGY AND POWER – Page 8 – Click Here!
Work Done By An Inclined Force
Work done in moving a load up an inclined plane.
Work done in a force field
Forms of energy
Principles of Conservation of Energy
Conservation of Mechanical Energy
Lesson Eight: Heat Energy – Page 9 – Click Here!
Concept of Heat and Temperature
Effects of Heat On Matter
Kinetic Molecular Theory
Thermal Expansivity of Solid and Liquid
Anomalous Expansion of Water
Change of state
Evaluation Tests – On SS1 Physics 1st Term Lesson Notes – Click Here
Senior Secondary Physics – P.N. Okeke
Comprehensive Physics for Senior Secondary Schools – G.N. Ezebuiro
Physics for Senior Secondary Schools – O.O. Okunola
Senior Secondary Physics – Test of Practical Work – Pius N. Okeke
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