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Conceptual Physics PHY 1400: Home

Conceptual Physics offers ninth grade students an opportunity to learn how to apply their knowledge of the scientific method by performing experiments involving the elements, energy, force and motion.

Vocabulary list

Please use the vocabulary list below to search the library catalog, through the keyword function, to identify materials relevant to this course.

  • Conceptual Physics
  • Energy
  • Force and Motion
  • Kinetic Energy
  • Potential Energy



This course focuses on concepts and applications of physics, including laboratory investigations, and the use of basic algebra skills.

Library of Congress Classes and Subclasses

Please use the call number below to search the library catalog, through the Call Number function, to browse the library collection listing materials relevant to this course.


Subclass QC

QC1-999                                 Physics

QC1-75                                        General

QC81-114                                     Weights and measures

QC120-168.85                              Descriptive and experimental mechanics

QC170-197                                   Atomic physics.  Constitution and properties of matter

QC221-246                                   Acoustics.  Sound

QC251-338.5                                Heat

QC310.15-319                               Thermodynamics

QC350-467                                   Optics.  Light

QC450-467                                         Spectroscopy

Subject Guide