Physics Extra! presents all the Leaving Certificate Physics course material in a concise, understandable and student-focused book. It contains all the information you require, in sufficient detail, to be fully prepared for your examination.
It should be used throughout your two-year physics course to maximise your performance.
Physics Extra! is aimed at both Higher and Ordinary Level students, with the Higher Level only material highlighted for easy distinction.
Required definitions are highlighted.
Formulae are clearly indicated and, where appropriate, are accompanied by worked examples to explain their usage.
All required graphs on the course have been included.
Formal derivations on the course are clearly marked.
Diagrams are geared towards questions asked in the Leaving Certificate, and are designed to be easily reproduced in the exam.
Short experiments and explanations are clearly indicated, and meet the requirements of exam questions.
Long mandatory experiments are explained in detail, along with associated diagrams, calculations, graphs and precautions.
A detailed checklist of course content together with a page reference to where the material is described is provided as an appendix at the end of this book.