Barron’s AP Physics 1 with Online Tests provides in-depth review for the Physics 1 exam, which corresponds to a first-year, algebra-based physics class. Comprehensive subject review covers dynamics, kinematics, simple circuits, simple harmonic motion, waves, and sound.
This brand new book offers in-depth review for the exam and helps students apply the skills they learned in class. It includes:
- Two practice tests in the book that reflect the AP Physics 1 exam
- Two online practice tests with all questions answered and explained
- A diagnostic test that helps students target areas where they need more study
- Practice questions and review that cover all test areas
- Tips and advice for dealing with the new problem types introduced on this test
About the Author
Ken Rideout has a B.S. in Honors Physics from Purdue University and an M.S. in Physics from Carnegie Mellon University. He has been teaching high school physics for more than fifteen years in the Boston area and is currently the science department head at Wayland High School in Wayland, MA.
Jonathan Wolf has taught all levels of physics at both the secondary school and college level for over 36 years. He spent 25 of those years teaching physics at Scarsdale High School in Scarsdale, New York and retired from there in 2014. He has taught introductory college physics lectures and introductory college physics labs as a member of the adjunct faculty at Hofstra University, Seton Hall University, and most recently at Fairleigh Dickinson University in Madison, New Jersey. He is the author of the former Barron’s AP Physics B review book, Barron’s College Review: Physics, and was a co-author of the former version of Barrons SAT Physics Subject Test Review. He has published over forty professional papers in the fields of Astronomy, Physics, and Physics Education and served for more than ten years as Assistant Editor for The Science Teachers Bulletin published by the Science Teachers Association of New York State (STANYS).