Physics 2A - General Physics I


Physics 2A Course Information Sheet


Physics 2A - General Physics I

A transferable 4-unit course that meets for 3 hours of lecture and 3 hours of lab per week.


Prerequisite:

Math 8A or Math 9
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Air track experiment. Catalog Course Description

An introduction to the principles of physics using algebra and trigonometry. Topics include kinematics in one and two dimensions, vectors, equilibrium and non-equilibrium applications of Newton's Laws, work and energy, momentum, rotational kinematics and dynamics, simple harmonic motion, elasticity, thermal physics, thermodynamics, and waves.

Last update on July 22, 2013.