PHYS 210  - General Physics I

PHYS 210 GENERAL PHYSICS I (4)

Letter grade. Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture/48-54 lab. Prerequisite(s): MATH 130. Recommended: PHYS 150.

Description: First course in a two semester non-calculus-based physics sequence. Topics covered include: Kinematics, Newton’s Laws of Motion, Work and Energy, Momentum, Rotational Motion, Mechanical Equilibrium with Skeletal/Muscular Applications, Fluids, Thermodynamics, Oscillations, Waves and Sound. (AA: Area E5a, CSU: Area B1+B3, UC: Area 5A+5C) (C-ID PHYS 105) (PHYS 210+220=C-ID PHYS 100S)

 

College of San Mateo Department: Physics Number of Units: 4
This description is for the Fall 2015 term