## P211 General Physics II

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**Prerequisite(s):**

Math 155 or equivalent (Trig & Algebra); P210 or equivalent.

#### Course Materials:

#### Course Objectives:

**General objectives are to:**

- Develop an understanding of the basic concepts and principles in Physics.
- Develop critical thinking and a scientific approach to problem solving.
- Develop and use mathematical formulations of physical principles.
- Prepare the student for the MCAT exam

#### Specific Course Objectives:

This is the second of a two-semester sequence required for students who are majoring in the life sciences, the pre-medical program, the pre-physical therapy program and the engineering technology program. Topics to be covered include concepts of electrical charge, electrical and magnetic forces and fields, electrical potential, time-varying fields, resistive, capacitive, and inductive circuits, electrical and magnetic oscillations, electromagnetic waves and the properties of light, optics, special relativity, and atomic/nuclear physics.

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