PH1121 Mechanics

This course covers the fundamentals of calculus-based mechanics: Kinematics and dynamics of particles, statics of rigid bodies, work, energy, systems of particles, collisions, rotations of rigid bodies, angular momentum and torque, mechanical properties of solids, elasticity, harmonic motion, fluids.

Prerequisite

A course in calculus or concurrent registration in a calculus course and approval of the instructor

Lecture Hours

4

Lab Hours

2

Quarter Offered

  • As Required