PHYS 221. Introduction to Classical Physics I.

(4.5-1) Cr. 5. F.S.SS. Prereq: 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.


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