Forces and Motion

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Fundamental underpinning theories/abstract concepts of Science

List top level theories that pupils should meet as part of a study of this area:

Newton's Laws of motion:

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Conservation of Momentum
Pressure in fluids as particles bouncing off the surface.
Compound variables:

  • Density as mass per unit volume
  • Pressure as force per unit area.
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Important ideas/concepts/observations/"facts"

These may not be "theories", but are nevertheless vital aspects of a study of this area:

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Other things

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