AP Physics B Exam Review


AP Physics B Review Class for the Monday, MAY 12, 2014 Exam: 

6 hours of intense, focused review for this year’s exam

Maximum 15 student enrollment per class – first come, first served

DATES & TIMES: Friday-Sunday, May 9-11, 2014, 6:00-8:00PM 

Required Materials: Provided

College board logoThe three sessions will use past AP Exams and other CollegeBoard material as well as CPE’s own handouts to cover the material most commonly tested by the CollegeBoard. Students will learn multiple-choice test-taking strategies as well as all the subject content covered on the exam.  The final session will include a question-and-answer hour in which students bring their own questions to class and an hour of guided study using additional review material to be distributed in class.

The class will include the following topics:


  • Kinematics (including vectors, vector algebra, components of vectors, coordinate systems, displacement, velocity, and acceleration)
  • Motion in one dimension2 . Motion in two dimensions, including projectile motion
  • Newton’s laws of motion
  • Work, energy, power
  • Circular motion and rotation
  • Angular momentum and its conservation
  • Oscillations and gravitation

Fluid Mechanics and Thermal Physics

  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Temperature and heat
  • Kinetic theory and thermodynamics
  • Ideal gases


Electricity and Magnetism

  • Electrostatics
  • Conductors, capacitors, dielectrics
  • Electric circuits: Current, resistance, power
  • Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism
  • Magnetic Fields

Waves and Optics

  • Wave motion
  • Physical optics
  • Geometric optics

 Atomic and Nuclear Physics

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