General Physics I

PREREQUISITE: MATH-UA 221 OR MATH-UA 121 OR MATH-UA 211 AND MATH 212 WITH A MINIMUM GRADE OF C, OR PERMISSION OF THE DEPARTMENT.

THERE ARE 3 MID-TERM EXAMS: FRIDAYS, 2:00PM - 4:00PM, FEBRUARY 14, MARCH 13 AND MAY 1. STUDENTS SHOULD BE SURE THERE IS NO CONFLICT WITH OTHER COURSES AT THESE MID-YEAR EXAM TIMES.

With PHYS-UA 12, forms a two-semester sequence that must be taken in order. Lecture and laboratory-recitation. Not open to students who have completed PHYS-UA 91 with a grade of C- or better. Offered in the fall. 5 points. Begins a two-semester introduction to physics intended primarily for preprofessional students and for those majoring in a science other than physics, although well-prepared students may wish to take the physics majors sequence PHYS-UA 91, PHYS-UA 93, PHYS-UA 94, PHYS-UA 95, and PHYS-UA 96 instead. Topics include kinematics and dynamics of particles; momentum, work, and energy; gravitation; circular, angular, and harmonic motion; mechanical and thermal properties of solids, liquids, and gases; heat and thermodynamics.

Term

Section

Instructor

Schedule

Location

Spring 2020

1
Burton Budick
TR: 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM MEYR 122
1
Burton Budick
F: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM; F: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM; F: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM EXAM EXAM
1
Michael Salvati
R: 1:30 PM - 3:50 PM; R: 4:00 PM - 6:20 PM MEYR 222

Fall 2020

1
Andre Charles Adler
TR: 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM KIMM SKIRB
1
Andre Charles Adler
F: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM; F: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM; F: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM EXAM EXAM