The Physical World - An Introduction to Physical Science

BJU Press science was chosen because of the publisher's strong presentation of creation according to the Bible. The text provides a high school level course in physical science and is accompanied by a Student Activities Manual, Teacher's Edition to the Student Activities Manual, and a test set with answer key.
(Hardcover - from BJUP)

Areas covered:

Unit 1: A Philosophy of Science

  • Science and the Christian
  • The Scientific Method

Unit 2: A Description of Matter

  • The Measurement of Matter
  • The Properties of Matter
  • The Classification of Matter

Unit 3: Atomic Theory and Structure

  • Models of Atoms
  • The Periodic Table of Elements
  • Forces Between Atoms

Unit 4: Chemical Applications

  • Chemical Reactions
  • Solutions
  • Acids, Bases, and Salts

Unit 5: Physics In Action

  • Energy and Momentum
  • Mechanics: Matter in Motion
  • Work and Machines
  • Fluid Mechanics

Unit 6: Wave and Particle Motion

  • Heat and Temperature
  • Electricity
  • Magnetism
  • Sound Waves
  • The Electromagnetic Spectrum

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