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PHY 111: General Physics I

This is the first of a two-course sequence in algebra-trigonometry based Newtonian physics for pre-professional and liberal art students. Physics 111 introduces and develops the concepts of kinematics, forces, work-energy, impulse-momentum (translational and angular), fluids, vibration and waves and heat. Laboratory exercises are included to assist students in understanding the above topics.

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6; Academic Math Level 7; or Academic Math Level 5 and MTH 178 or MTH 180, minimum grade "C" in math courses, may enroll concurrently in either course

Credits
4
Lecture Hours
45
Clinical Hours
0
Lab Hours
45
Other Hours
0
Total Hours
90

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