PHYS 221. Introduction to Classical Physics I.
(4.5-1) Cr. 5.
Prereq: Proficiency in algebra, trigonometry, vector manipulation, and topics covered in Math 165, and credit or enrollment in MATH 166.
For engineering and science majors. 3 hours of lecture each week plus 3 recitations and 1 laboratory every 2 weeks. Elementary mechanics including kinematics and dynamics of particles, work and energy, linear and angular momentum, conservation laws, rotational motion, oscillations, gravitation. Heat, thermodynamics, kinetic theory of gases; waves and sound.