19 March 2001
OUTLINE OF INSTRUCTION
Lesson Topic 1.1:
Basic Properties of Physics
Electronic classroom presentation with slides
Partially supported by this lesson topic:
Upon completion of this unit of instruction the student
naval aviator will demonstrate knowledge of basic
aerodynamic factors that affect airplane performance.
Completely supported by this lesson topic:
Define scalar, vector, force, mass, volume, density,
weight, moment, work, power, energy, potential energy
State Newton's three Laws of Motion.
Identify examples of Newton's three Laws of Motion.
Define static pressure, air density, temperature,
lapse rate, humidity, viscosity, and local speed of
State the relationship between humidity and air
State the relationship between temperature and
State the relationship between temperature and local
speed of sound.
State the pressure, temperature, lapse rate, and air
density at sea level in the standard atmosphere using
both Metric and English units of measurement.
State the relationships between altitude and
temperature, pressure, air density, and local speed of
sound within the standard atmosphere.