# Top introductory physics (Trending topics)

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Rank Topic Wikipedia views
1 Newton's laws of motion 14,667
2 Physics 12,761
3 Energy 12,614
4 Density 11,660
5 Gravitation 11,471
6 Torque 8,667
7 Friction 7,786
8 Kinetic energy 7,369
9 Magnetic field 6,555
10 Momentum 6,390
11 Ohm's law 5,814
12 Potential energy 5,291
13 Atomic orbital 5,136
14 Moment of inertia 5,081
15 Work (physics) 5,000
16 Inertia 4,561
17 Buoyancy 4,371
18 Electric field 3,966
19 Coulomb's law 3,760
20 Speed 3,751
21 Relative density 3,634
22 Electric charge 3,598
23 Euclidean vector 2,976
24 Tensor 2,534
25 Faraday's law of induction 2,456
26 Free fall 2,411
27 List of moments of inertia 1,998
28 Gauss's law 1,630
29 Snell's law 1,617
30 Introduction to quantum mechanics 1,456
31 Lorentz force 1,311
32 Normal force 1,160
33 Standard gravity 1,156
34 Inertial frame of reference 1,104
36 Ampère's circuital law 1,004
37 Elastic collision 973
38 Collision 869
39 The Feynman Lectures on Physics 791
40 Rolling resistance 791
41 Charge density 738
42 Physical quantity 706
43 Biot–Savart law 703
44 Volume (thermodynamics) 676
45 Scalar (physics) 661
46 Free body diagram 659
47 Inelastic collision 581
48 Fictitious force 565
49 Parallel axis theorem 550
50 Rigid body 506
51 N-dimensional space 439
52 Contact force 371
53 Rotational energy 368
54 Energy conversion efficiency 345
55 Gravitational potential 336
56 Couple (mechanics) 324
57 Potential well 314
58 Tractive force 302
59 Apparent weight 302
60 Gauss's law for magnetism 299
61 Vibrating string 291
62 Outline of physics 290
63 Motion graphs and derivatives 268
64 Rotating reference frame 263
65 Method of image charges 245
66 Point particle 241
67 Non-inertial reference frame 209
68 Gauss' law for gravity 191
69 Mesoscopic physics 163
70 Proper acceleration 159
71 Collision course 138
72 Euler's laws of motion 121
73 Ampère's force law 108
74 Elementary physics formulae 75
75 Uniqueness theorem 73
76 Fundamentals of Physics 70
77 Theory of impetus 69
78 Vector decomposition 62
79 Free body 61
80 Proper velocity 55
81 The Monkey and the Hunter 54
82 Berkeley Physics Course 47
83 Newtonian dynamics 37
84 Charge carrier density 36
85 Pendulum rocket fallacy 25
86 Coulomb damping 25
87 Quantity calculus 21
88 Harvard Project Physics 19
89 Moments of inertia 18
90 Energy current 18
91 CGh physics 15
92 Brake force 14
93 Strength constant less than 5 views
94 Centroids less than 5 views
95 Area moments of inertia less than 5 views

# Encyclopedia

This category includes topics in physics that are commonly taught in middle school or high school, or may be in the curriculum for college freshmen. See also the list of basic physics topics.

The main article for this category is Introductory physics.

## Subcategories

This category has the following 2 subcategories, out of 2 total.

## Pages in category "Introductory physics"

The following 93 pages are in this category, out of 93 total. This list may not reflect recent changes (learn more).