top of page
Fluids and Thermodynamics (Conceptual Overview)
TBA Fall 2017
All ages high school and up. An extremely useful for class for preparing for physics III at the college level; covering: Pressure, hydraulics, Bernoulli's principle, mass flow rates, buoyancy, Reynold's principle, thermal equilibrium, heat transfer, the zeroth and first and second laws of thermodynamics phase changes, latent heat, Boyle's Law, and phase changes 
Topics covered:
  • Physical properties of a fluid

  • Fluid pressure

  • Hydraulic pressure

  • Density in liquids

  • Pascal's law

  • Gauge pressure

  • Archimedes's principle

  • Buoyancy

  •  Viscosity

  • Fluid dynamics (basics)

  • Bernoulli's equation

  • Thermodynamics

    • zeroth law​

    • thermal equilibrium

    • first law

      • thermodynamic processes in engines​

    • second law

      • entropy

    • heat transfer

    • energy inserted into a system causing molecular vibrations

    • phase changes

    • heat capacitance

    • latent heat

    • temperature scales

    • thermal expansion

    • Boyle's law

      • pressure/volume and density balance​

Coming soon!

bottom of page