Title 
Physics Topics 
Human Applications 
Student Guide 
Details 
Can you take the pressure? 
Define pressure 
Observe effect of body
position on blood ressure 


Pressure in a Fluid 
 definine a fluid
 Pascal's law
 pressure vs depth
 measuring pressure

blood pressure variation
in the body 


Can you float? 
 buoyant force
 Archimedes' principle
 sinking and floating

sinking and floating 


What is blood doing in
our bodies? 
equation of continuity 
arteriosclerosis 


Is blood pressure the same
everywhere in our bodies? 
Bernouli's theorem 
effect of blood vessel
diameter on pressure 


Modeling Your Circulatory
System 
Poisueille's equation, viscosity

quantitative model of blood
flow rate 


Measuring Electrical
Properties of the Body 
apply electric potential
concept 
EKG, cardiology 


Electric Energy
and Electric Potential 
define electric potential,
equipotential surface 
electrical behavior of
the heart 


The Electrical
Potentials of the Heart 
application of electrical
potential 
EKG, cardiology 






