Useful books

Here are some books that may well be useful in your preparation for tests and Exams – especially over the last 2 years of your schooling. The more sample questions, exercises and past exam papers you can do before writing your tests & exams, the better you will perform.  Go onto the website, get an order form & then purchase the book – if you want to do more questions and excel in these subjects.

1.  The Answer Series: Maths & Science questions and answers for Grades 10, 11 & 12.

http://www.theanswer.co.za/wp-content/uploads/2012/04/Orderform_Website_apr2012.pdf

2.  Pythagoras & Physichem: Maths & Science questions and answers for G 10, 11 & 12 – sometimes separate books in Physics and Chemistry – very many questions and exercises.

http://www.fisichem.co.za/order-now/

3.  Quanta books: G 11 & 12 Science. These books could well be the answer for your Science requirements. They are very nicely set out.

http://quantabooks.co.za/3301.html

4.  Electronic textbooks from Siyavula.  These Grade 10, 11 & 12 books are also quite nice for you to have a look at and there are quite a lot of useful, worked examples, exercises and links to simulations and video clips.

http://everythingmaths.co.za/

 

Useful Science Websites

Physics Applets

1.  http://www.absorblearning.com/media/search.action#search

2.  http://www.walter-fendt.de/ph14e/

3.  http://www.falstad.com/mathphysics.html

4.  http://www.edinformatics.com/il/il_physics.htm

5.  http://phet.colorado.edu/

6.  http://lectureonline.cl.msu.edu/~mmp/applist/applets.htm

7.  http://www.ph.utexas.edu/~phy-demo/resources/phys_applets.html

8.  http://webphysics.davidson.edu/applets/applets.html

9. http://www.mip.berkeley.edu/physics/appletindex.html

10. http://surendranath.tripod.com/Applets.html

11. http://sydney.edu.au/science/uniserve_science/school/curric/stage6/phys/physapplets.html

12. http://www.its.caltech.edu/~phys1/java.html

13. http://www.ngsir.netfirms.com/

14. http://www.cabrillo.edu/~jmccullough/physlets/

15. http://people.ucalgary.ca/~alphy/MAP/workinprogr/CalgaryApplets.html

16. http://www.physics.purdue.edu/academic_programs/courses/applets.shtml

17. http://www.phy.ntnu.edu.tw/java/

18. http://physics.bu.edu/~duffy/classroom.html

19.  http://www.vjc.moe.edu.sg/academics/dept/physics_dept/physics_resources.htm

20. http://www.fed.cuhk.edu.hk/sci_lab/ntnujava/index.html

21. http://www.phy.bris.ac.uk/groups/particle/PUS/Teachers.html

Chemistry Applets

1.  http://www.absorblearning.com/media/search.action#search

2.  http://www.edinformatics.com/il/il_chem.htm

3.  http://101science.com/chemJAVA.htm

4.  http://www.chm.davidson.edu/vce/chemistryApplets.html

5.  http://www.chem.uci.edu/undergrad/applets/

6.  http://serendip.brynmawr.edu/sci_edu/chemsites.html

7.  http://www.dartmouth.edu/~chemlab/info/resources/applets.html

8.  http://www.chem.uoa.gr/applets/Applet_Index2.htm

9.   http://rkt.chem.ox.ac.uk/teaching.html

10. http://phet.colorado.edu/

11.  http://sciencelinkcafe.com/

12. http://www.chm.davidson.edu/vce/kinetics/index.html

13. http://courses.chem.psu.edu/chem210/marvin/marvin-applet.html

14. http://www.chem.iastate.edu/group/Greenbowe/sections/projectfolder/animationsindex.htm

15. http://www.pirika.com/chem/PolymerE/PolymerE.htm

16. http://notendur.hi.is/joner/eaps/ds_chemo.htm

17.   http://www.jdenuno.com/TechConnect/OnLineLabs.htm

18. http://onlinelabs.in/chemistry

19. http://www.cybraryman.com/chemistry.html

20. http://www.klte.hu/~lenteg/animate.html

 

If you want to find more simulations: Google the words: ‘physics applets’ or ‘chemistry applets’ & you will find many more simulations that may well interest you!

You Tube also has many fantastic video clips on the Grade 10, 11 & 12 Science Curricula!

Enjoy!

John Bransby