Linear, circular, and projectile motion; their prediction from forces and torques. Conservation of energy and momentum.
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No prior study of physics is assumed in this class, but you should be familiar with calculus, including derivatives and integrals.
Module 1: Physics and Measurement
Module 2: Vectors
Module 3: Motion in One Dimension
Module 4: Motion in Two Dimensions
Module 5: The Laws of Motion
Module 6: Applications of Newton's Laws
Module 7: Work and Kinetic Energy
Module 8: Potential Energy and Conservation of Energy
Module 9: Linear Momentum and Collisions
Module 10: Rotation of an Object about a Fixed Axis
Module 11: Angular Momentum
Module 12: Static Equilibrium
Module 13: Universal Gravitation
Module 14: Oscillatory Motion