2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

PHYS 25110 General Physics I


This is a laboratory course in general physics designed to provide the necessary background in physics to fill Northwest Core requirements and to fill general physics needs for pre-professional programs. Major topics covered are structure and properties of matter, motion, mechanics, work, energy, momentum, elasticity, waves, temperature and heat. Three hours of lecture and discussion each week. Must be taken concurrently with PHYS 25111. Prerequisite: MATH 17116 or MATH 17117 or MATH 17118 or MATH 17120, or permission of instructor. (F, SS) (MOTR PHYS 150L)