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PHYS218: General Physics (PAST/FUTURE SEMESTER)

Offering:

Fall, Spring and Summer, Class 3, lab. 2, cr. 4

Prerequisites:

MA 151 or MA 153, and MA 154

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Description:

A broad survey of mechanics, heat, and sound primarily for technology students, focussing on the examples and applications especially appropriate to the technology field with generally conservative use of mathematics but giving fully quantitative treatments on selected key topics.

Instructor(s):

Todd, Brian

Email:

batodd@purdue.edu

Textbook(s) for Fall 2014
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher Req/Opt Notes
College Physics Nick Giordano 1st custom book with the Webassign Card 1285184211 Cengage Learning Required Must choose one of the two College Physics text options. The ISBN number is 9781305432604. Found only at Follett's & University Bookstores.
i>Clicker Bedford/Freeman/Worth Optional
Physics 218 Laboratory Manual Andrzej Lewicki, Nick Giordano & Michael Zimmer 2014/2015 LAD Custom Publishing Required
College Physics-ebook ****Must choose one of the two College Physics text options. http://www.cengagebrain.com/micro/1-1Q2BVX1 (Link for students who decide not to buy a physical book or do buy a used book and need Webassign access for homework) Nick Giordano Cengage Learning Required Must choose one of the two College Physics text options: http://www.cengagebrain.com/micro/1-1Q2BVX1 (Link for students who decide not to buy a physical book or do buy a used book and need Webassign access for homework.

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