PHYS 101                    Course Content

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Chapter 1 Energy, Scientific Method, Feynman on Scientific Method, Scope of  Physics, and Measurement. MQ1  Know1 Und1 PP1
Chapter 2 Speed, Velocity, Acceleration, Graphing Motion: Position VS. Time, Velocity VS. Time, and
Kinematic Equations.
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Chapter 3 Acceleration due to gravity, Falling Objects: Aristotle VS. Galileo, Reaction Time, and Projectile Motion. Simulation in Projectile Motion. MQ3 Know3 Und3 PP3
Chapter 4 History: Aristotle, Galileo, & Newton; Newton's Laws of motion, Mass VS. Weight, and Free-Body diagram. MQ4 Know4 Und4 PP4
Chapter 5 Circular Motion: Centripetal Force, Planetary Motion: Kepler's laws & Newton's law of universal gravitation. MQ5 Know5 Und5 PP5
Chapter 6 Work, Power, Kinetic Energy, Potential Energy: Gravitational & Elastic, Conservation of Energy, and Energy Transformations. Horsepower. MQ6  Know6 Und6 PP6
Chapter 7 Momentum, Impulse, Conservation of Momentum, and Collisions. MQ7 Know7 Und7 PP7
Chapter 8 Rotational Motion: Torque, Rotational Inertia, Center of Mass, Angular Momentum, & Conservation of Angular Momentum. MQ8 Know8 Und8 PP8
Chapter 10
Temperature, Heat, Specific Heat, Calorimetry, Methods of heat transfer, Gas Laws, and Heat Engines. MQ10 Know10 Und10 PP10
Chapter 12 Electric Charge, Conductors & Insulators, Coulomb's law, Electric field, and Electric potential. MQ12 Know12 Und12 PP12
Chapter 13 Electric Current, Resistance, Ohm's law, Electric circuits: Series & Parallel, Electric power & energy, DC vs.AC, Household circuits, and Cost of Electricity. MQ13 (avoid q3 & q4) Know13 Und13 PP13