PHYS 210 - General Physics I

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First semester of a two-semester sequence covering mechanics, heat and sound. Mathematics prerequisites are algebra and trigonometry.

 

This course consists of fourteen units. Each unit has lectures and demonstrations, a reading quiz, a lab, and exercises covering the material in that unit. Exams given during the course assess groups of units.

The fourteen units are:

  1. Measurement
  2. Force
  3. Motion
  4. Kinematics
  5. Circular Motion
  6. Energy
  7. Momentum
  8. Rotation
  9. Fluids
  10. Oscillations
  11. Sound
  12. Temperature
  13. Heat
  14. Thermodynamics

 

Last updated August 24, 2013