Course Information

PH1214 Physics of Motion and Sound

Credits: 4.00

This course is the first of two in an introductory sequence in general physics for majors other than science or engineering. (This is not an acceptable substitute for majors where PH 1004 is required.) One-dimensional motions. Vectors and Two-Dimensional Motions. Newton’s Laws of motion. Conservation Laws of Energy and Momentum. Collisions. Rotational motions. Gravity. Statics and Elasticity. Fluids. Oscillations. Mechanical Waves. Superposition and Standing Waves. Sound and Acoustics.

Co-requisites: MA 1114.