Course Synopses

01:750:272. HONORS PHYSICS II (3)

  • Course Description:
    Prerequisite: Enrollment in an honors program or permission of the department.
    Corequisite: 01:640:CALC1 (for 271); 01:640:CALC2 (for 272).

    Introduction to classical physics, covering mechanics, fluids, thermodynamics, waves, electricity, magnetism, and optics.

    The textbook: Electricity and Magnetism 3rd Edition, by Edward M. Purcell and David J. Morin
    Homework will be due in class on Wednesdays.
    When relevant, "warm-up" problems will be assigned and should be worked before recitation.

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