# ocr-gateway-science-physics-papers

## OCR Gateway Science Physics A – P1

#### Pressure in a Gas

Gas Pressure is created when gas particles collide with the walls of their container. The more often…

#### Wave Speed

Wave speed is given in meters per second (the number of waves that pass per second)….

#### Moments

Forces can cause an object to rotate and the turning effect of the force is called…

#### Force on a Spring

When a force acts on a spring it is stretched or compressed, its length will changes by…

#### Pressure

Pressure can be calculated if you know the force applied to or by an object and…

#### Force, Mass and Acceleration

An object of constant mass accelerates in proportion to the force applied. Demo In this tutorial you will learn…

#### Kinetic Energy

In physics, the kinetic energy (KE) of an object is the energy that it has due to its motion….

#### Specific Heat Capacity

Specific heat capacity is how much heat energy is required to raise 1 kg of…

#### Power

The quantity power is the rate at which work is done. The quicker work is…

#### Elastic Potential Energy

Stretching or squashing an object can transfer energy into its elastic potential energy store. What…

#### Charge

The size of the current is the rate of flow of charge. Electrons are negatively…

#### Resistance

Resistance is an electrical quantity that measures how a device or material reduces the electrical…

#### Electrical Power

The power of an appliance is the energy that is transferred per second. Electric power…

#### Density

Density is a measure of how compact the particles are in a substance. Density is defined…

#### Specific Latent Heat

Specific latent heat is the energy needed to change the state of a substance. What…

#### Half Life

The radioactivity of a sample decreases over time. Half life is a measurement of this…

#### Gravitational Potential Energy

Lifting an object in a gravitational field transfers energy into the objects gravitational energy store….

#### Efficiency

The efficiency of a device is the proportion of input energy that is converted to…

#### Energy Transformed

The potential difference between two points is the energy transferred per unit charge. An electrical…

#### Forces and Work Done

The unit for work done is the joule (J), or Newton meter (N-m). One joule is equal…

#### Momentum

All moving objects have momentum. Forces can cause changes in momentum. The total momentum in…

#### Transformers

A transformer is an piece of electrical apparatus which will increase or decrease the voltage in an…

#### The Motor Effect

A current-carrying wire or coil can exert a force on a permanent magnet. The force increases if the strength…

#### Uniform Acceleration

Uniform or constant acceleration is a type of motion in which the velocity of an object changes by…

#### Pressure in Fluids

Fluid pressure is exerted on the surface of an object in a liquid. This pressure causes upthrust . An…

#### Acceleration

Acceleration is how quickly the velocity is changing whether it be speed, direction or both….

#### Speed

Speed is how fast an object is moving in no given direction. Velocity is how…

#### Weight on the Moon

Weight is the force acting on an object due to gravity. The weight of an object is…

#### Weight on Earth

Weight is the force acting on an object due to gravity. The weight of an object can… ## OCR Gateway Science Physics A – P2

#### Wave Speed

Wave speed is given in meters per second (the number of waves that pass per second). Wavelength is measured in meters and frequency is measured…

#### Half Life

The radioactivity of a sample decreases over time. Half life is a measurement of this decrease. What is Half life? The radioactivity of a…

#### Efficiency

The efficiency of a device is the proportion of input energy that is converted to useful energy. What is Efficiency? The efficiency of a…

#### Transformers

A transformer is an piece of electrical apparatus which will increase or decrease the voltage in an alternating current. It can be designed to “step up”… Scroll to Top