College Physics I

PHYS115 (Liberal Arts) College Physics I 5 hrs. 4 crs. An introduction, intended for life science majors, to the basic concepts of physics. Topics may include: equilibrium, motion, Newton's laws, gravitation, work and energy, momentum, rotation, harmonic motion, statics and dynamics of fluids, thermal properties of matter. Not open to students with credit in PHYS 151 or 117. Preq: MATH 120 or equivalent. Coreq: PHYS 113. 3 hr lecture, 2 hr recitation. [Required Core: Life and Physical Sciences]