2016-2017 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. Prerequisite: MATH 17117, or MATH 17118, or MATH 17119, or MATH 17120 or permission of instructor. (F, SS)