Discovering Design with Physics will be used to teach this college prep introduction to physics. The student will learn the methods and concepts of general physics, heavily emphasizing vector analysis, one-dimensional and two-dimensional motion, Newton’s laws and their application, gravity, work and energy, momentum, periodic motion, waves, optics, electrostatics, electrodynamics, electrical circuits, and magnetism.
Student must have completed Algebra I, Geometry, and be familiar with the sine, cosine, and tangent functions of trigonometry.
A syllabus will be provided by the first of September. The syllabus will let the student know what reading and lab work needs to be completed prior to class.