This course examines motion as it occurs throughout the universe. Topics covered include inertia, force, Newton's laws of motion, work and energy, linear momentum, collisions, gravitation, rotational motion, torque, angular momentum, and oscillatory motion. Emphasis is on practical applications in physics, engineering, the life sciences, and everyday life. Laboratory work and lecture demonstrations illustrate basic physical principles. (Students in PHYS 0109 should be enrolled concurrently in MATH 0121 or MATH 0122 or have completed a high school or college calculus course.) 3 hrs. lect., 3 hrs. lab.
- Fall 2012
- McCardell Bicentennial Hall 216(MBH 216)
- 9:05am-9:55am on Monday, Wednesday, Friday (Sep 10, 2012 to Dec 7, 2012)
- Richard Wolfson
- Natural Sciences
- Requirements Fulfilled:
- DED SCI
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