MCAT Physics Prep by Nova

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Nova's online MCAT Physics prep course features hundreds of practice questions and lessons to spike the score of any student looking to take the Medical College Admission Test. Each section, from the laws of motion to nuclear physics, includes a complete explanation of the answers in thorough, step-by-step detail. This course allows you to follow an organized study plan, while receiving frequent reports and analysis along the way. Access course information anywhere, anytime.

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Week 1

Learn about the MCAT on the AAMC website

When to Take the MCAT

The Importance of Sleep While Preparing for the MCAT

MCAT Do's and Don'ts

Pre-game Warm-up

MCAT Prep: Considering Physics

Introduction — 4 Lessons

Week 2

The Language of Motion — 10 Lessons

Laws of Motion — 4 Lessons

Week 3

Gravitation — 4 Lessons

Planes and Circles — 4 Lessons

Friction and Air Resistance — 5 Lessons

Torques and Properties of Solids — 5 Lessons

Mechanics I — 8 Practice Questions

Week 4

Momentum — 3 Lessons

Energy — 8 Lessons

Fluids — 8 Lessons

Mechanics II — 169 Practice Questions

Week 5

Periodic Motion and Waves — 7 Lessons

Sound — 5 Lessons

Light — 8 Lessons

Waves — 130 Practice Questions

Week 6

Electrodynamics — 8 Lessons

Electric Circuits — 6 Lessons

Electrodynamics — 76 Practice Questions

Week 7

Atomic and Nuclear Physics — 4 Lessons

Atomic and Nuclear Physics — 45 Practice Questions

Week 8

Test 1

Test 2

Test 3

Test 4

Test 5

Test 6

Test 7

Test 8

Test 9

Test 10

Test Day Tips

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