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PHYS218: General Physics

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


MA 151 or MA 153, and MA 154


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.


Csathy, Gabor


Textbook(s) for Fall 2015
Textbook(s) for Fall 2015
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher Req/Opt Notes
College Physics Etkina, Gentile, Van Heuvelen Custom 9781323160183 Pearson Custom Publishing Required
Physics 21800 and 22000 Laboratory Manual Andrzej Lewicki & Michael Zimmer 2015/2016 LAD Custom Publishing Required

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