Undergraduate Catalog 2021-2022

PHY 120 General Physics I(LP)(SW)(STEM)

4 hours. Calculus-based physics for STEM majors. Vectors, forces, kinematics, Newton's laws and applications, particle dynamics, work, energy, conservation laws, collisions, rotational dynamics, ideal gas, thermal properties, heat transfer, thermodynamics.

Credits

3

Prerequisites or Corequisites

(MTH 230 or MTH 231 or MTH 235) and PHY 121

Distribution

Life and Physical Sciences or Scientific World (STEM)