First Term — Mechanics and Thermodynanics

1. Physical Quantities and Units
Base quantities and SI units | Dimensions of Physical Quantities | Scalars and Vectors | Uncertainties in Measurement

2. Kinematics
Linear motion | Projectiles

3. Dynamics
Newton’s laws of motion | Linear momentum and its conservation | Elastic and inelastic collisions | Center of mass | Frictional forces

4. Work, Energy and Power
Work | Potential energy and kinetic energy | Power

5. Circular Motion
Angular displacement and angular velocity | Centripetal acceleration | Centripetal force

6. Gravitation
Newton’s law of universal gravitation | Gravitational field | Gravitational potential | Satellite motion in circular orbit | Escape velocity

7. Statics
Center of gravity | Equilibrium of particles | Equilibrium of rigid bodies

8. Deformation of Solids
Stress and strain | Force-extension graph and stress-strain graph | Strain energy

9. Kinetic Theory of Gases
Ideal gas equation | Pressure of a gas | Molecular kinetic energy | The r.m.s. speed of molecules | degrees of freedom and law of equipartition of energy | Internal energy of an ideal gas

10. Thermodynamics of Gases
Heat capacities | Work done by a gas | First law of thermodynamics | Isothermal and adiabiatic changes

11. Heat Transfer
Conduction | Convection | Radiation | Global warming

Second Term — Electricity & Magnetism

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