Physics I

PHYS 1820
Credit Hours

The first semester of a three semester sequence in calculus-based physics. Mechanics, including vectors, particle kinematics and dynamics, work and energy, impulse and momentum, rotational motion, and certain aspects of gravitational and fluid mechanics, if time permits. (4 cr. hrs.) (Spring). Prerequisite: MATH 1610. The three-semester, calculus-based sequence, PHYS 1820, 2830, 2840, is intended for students majoring in engineering, mathematics, physics, and computer science. Lecture/laboratory. Lab fee. Meets General Education requirement in Natural Sciences.