# General Physics Skills

### The Nature of Science

### Investigative/Experimental Skills

SHM, Measurement, and the Pendulum (good for NCEA internals at L2 and L3)

GRAPHING – linear graphing and finding the equation

GRAPHING – non-linear graphing and finding the equation

03 Results Processing (i) (averages)

04 Results Processing (ii) (graphing)

05 Results Processing (iii) (transforming your results and graphs)

06 Results Processing (iv) (finding an equation from a straight line graph)

07 Conclusion

08 Discussion and Evaluation of the Investigation

### Measuring Skills

How to use a measuring cylinder (volume measurement)

How to use an electronic balance

**Math Skills**

Problem solving process for physics 01

Problem solving process for physics 02 (change in a vector quantity example)

Anticipating – a problem solving skill

Significant figures and decimal places