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PHYS220 — Spring 2023
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PHYS220: General Physics

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

College algebra and trigonometry
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Mechanics, heat, and sound, for students not specializing in physics.


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Textbook(s) for Spring 2023

Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher Req/Opt Notes
College Physics (Loose-leaf with Modified Mastering in Physics) Etkina, Gentile, Van Heuvelen 2nd 9780135194355 Pearson Custom Publishing Required Full loose-leaf textbook with the Modified Mastering Physics and can be used by students who will then take 221.
College Physics-Modified Mastering Physics with an eBook Etkina, Gentile, Van Heuvelen 2nd 9780134665535 Pearson Custom Publishing Required Modified Mastering Physics with an eBook and can be used by students who will then take 221.
College Physics: Explore and Apply Etkina, Gentile, Van Heuvelen 2e 9780136781158 Pearson Custom Publishing Required This is for students that are taking ONLY PHYS 22000.Modified Mastering Physics with Pearson eText.
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