College Physics I

4 credits

PHYSCS 1210

Physics
College of Arts and Science

This introductory college physics course uses algebra and trigonometry in developing some of the fundamental concepts of classical physics. Topics covered are vectors, kinematics, dynamics, gravity, momentum, energy, rotational kinematics, rotational dynamics, fluids, simple harmonic motion, waves and sound, and thermodynamics. Three lectures, one discussion, one lab weekly. Students may receive credit for PHYSCS 1210 or PHYSCS 2750, but not both. Prerequisites: MATH 1100.

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Required for students subject to the General Education requirements in a catalog version earlier than 2019 Fall only.