PHY*111*12 Description

General Physics I w/ Lab

An introduction to physics for science majors. Mechanics: kinematics and dynamics of particles, conservation laws, the universal law of gravitation, and oscillations. Thermodynamics: internal energy, heat, work, entropy and their statistical foundations. One three-hour laboratory session per week. Corequisite: Mathematics 201 or permission of the instructor. (offered annually: Fall) Prerequisite(s): MAT 201