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Course Overview

The first part of this two-semester first-year physics course covers basic concepts of physics and the mathematical tools required to work with them. Includes forces, vectors, motion, heat, energy, wave motion, kinetic theory of gases, and light.

The course is designed for high-school juniors or higher.

View a demo version of the course at https://iu.instructure.com/courses/1596290

Prerequisite

One year of high school algebra, one year of high school geometry, and one semester of trigonometry.

Required Materials

The following are required for this course:

Hewitt, Paul G. Conceptual Physics. Pearson Prentice Hall, 2006. ISBN13 978-0-13-166301-5

Robinson, Paul. Conceptual Physics Laboratory Manual. Prentice Hall, 2002. ISBN13 978-0-13-054257-1

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