403 HONORS ADVANCED PHYSICAL SCIENCE
Grade Level: 10-11
This course provides the student with a quantitative investigative study of introductory concepts of physics and chemistry. Topics include Newton’s Laws, light, sound, wave theory, work, force, simple machines, atomic structure, descriptive chemistry, equation balancing, formula interpretation, chemical nomenclature, the periodic table, and basic organic chemistry. Emphasis is placed on developing sound laboratory skills, applying mathematics to science, and developing problem- solving skills.