AP Physics Products Spotlight

Inquiry Labs for AP® Physics 1

Advanced Physics Through Inquiry 1

Advanced Physics through Inquiry 1 addresses the new College Board curriculum framework and learning objectives.

PASCO has integrated inquiry-based science with research-based, state-of-the-art learning.

View our complete curriculum solution for Advanced Physics through Inquiry 1 featuring 15 editable lab activities that include data analysis and assessment questions.

Three versions of every lab allow you to choose between structured, guided or open inquiry investigations.

Videos are provided with the manual as well as on YouTube that help students understand the lab equipment to increase their confidence in designing their own experiments.

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Advanced Physics Through Inquiry 2

Inquiry Labs for AP Physics 2

Advanced Physics through Inquiry 2 addresses the new College Board curriculum framework and learning objectives. PASCO has integrated inquiry-based science with research-based, state-of-the-art learning.

This Teacher Guide will help you prepare your students for the rigors of the AP* 2 Physics lab.

Three versions of every lab allow you to choose between structured, guided or open inquiry investigations with videos provided to help students and teachers alike.

* *AP is a registered trademark of the College Board, which was not involved in the production of, and does not endorse, this product.

Topics Covered:

  • Fluids & Thermodynamics
  • Electrostatics & Circuits
  • Magnetic Fields & Electromagnetism
  • Optics
  • Atomic

RC Circuits Sample Lab (4 Parts)

Teacher Resources PDF (2 MB)

Structured Experiment PDF (2 MB)

Guided Inquiry PDF (848 KB)

Open Inquiry PDF (808 KB)

Smart Cart

The most advanced dynamics cart ever created. On board sensors collect data for force, position, velocity, acceleration and rotation and transmit all that data wirelessly whether on or off the track.

Smart Gate

The most versatile photogate available! Two 1.5 cm spaced photogates provides the most accurate speed measurements. Daisy chain to existing photogates, or use a laser pointer and the built in light switch to time larger objects.

550 Universal Interface

Built for physics, the 550 Universal Interface combines high speed sampling, signal generation and the convenience of Bluetooth to bring the power necessary for demanding physics labs to any desktop or mobile device.

Modular Circuits

Take students from circuit diagrams to functioning circuits faster and easier than ever with real-time data collection available using PASCO software and sensors.

Video Analysis

PASCO Capstone software provides easy to use video analysis features for many AP Physics labs.

Software

Depending on the needs of your classroom, PASCO provides a data collection solution for Mac, Windows, iOS, Android and Chromebook.