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Physics 103 Spring 2013 Reference Page

Description

General Physics: Introduction at the non-calculus level. Not recommended for students in the physical sciences and engineering. Principles of mechanics, heat, and sound, with applications to a number of different fields. Two lectures, two discussion sections and one two-hour lab per week.

Prerequisites

Completion of QR-A. High school math including some trig; recommended for students who do not need a calculus level course. Not open to those who have had Physics 201 or 207. Open to Freshmen

Lectures

Times: MW 12:05-12:55pm & MW 11:00-11:50am

Location:2103 Chamberlin Hall

Instructors:Matthew Herndon

Final Exam

Tuesday, May 14, 2013 2:45pm to 4:45pm

Textbooks & Materials

Essentials of College Physics, 1st edition by Serway, Vuille

    Brooks and Cole 2007, ISBN 0495106194

Physics 103 Lab Manual, Uw Physics Staff

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Last updated: 01/10/2013
 

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