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Flashcard: Electricity – Leaving Cert Physics Terms

Coulomb’s Law – states that the force between two point charges is proportional to the product of the charges and inversely proportional to the square of the distance between them. Electric Field Strength (E) – is the force per unit charge. Potential Difference (p.d.) – between two point is the… Continue Reading →

All Biology Definitions for Leaving Cert

The Scientific Method Scientific Method is a process of investigation where problems are identified and their explanations are tested by carrying out experiments. Observation : An unbiased, accurate report of an event. Hypothesis : An educated guess based on observations. Experiment : An experiment is designed to test a hypothesis…. Continue Reading →

L.C French : Written Expression – Informal Letters

Accepting an invitation 1. Je te remercie de ta gentille invitation que je viens de recevoir et qui m’a fait grand plaisir   Je te remercie du beau séjour/cadeau/de la sortie/soirée inoubliable que je viens de passer chez toi et qui m’a fait grand plaisir 2. J’aimerais beaucoup venir passer : le… Continue Reading →

Elizabeth Bishop’s Poetry Linking with Life

The Filling Station: Here direct reference can be made to Bishop’s mother being permanently hospitalized for mental illness in 1917 when Bishop was young. There is no mother present in the poem, but we are constantly reminded of the need for one, which can be linked to Bishop’s desire for… Continue Reading →