The Ideas of Modern Physics
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For non-science majors. The twentieth century physical world picture and its origins. Selected topics in classical physics: relativity, and the quantum theory with emphasis on the meaning of basic concepts and their broader implications rather than practical applications. Three lectures per week.
Completion of QR-A. High school algebra & geometry. Not open to those who have had a 200-level Physics course. Open to Freshmen
Lecture Place and Time:
MWF 2:25-3:15pm, 2241 Chamberlin Hall
Final Exam Place Time:
Saturday, December 21, 2013 7:45am to 9:45am