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Matthew R. Depies
B PHYS 116
Bothell Campus

General Physics

Basic principles of physics presented without use of calculus. Suitable for students majoring in technically oriented fields other than engineering or the physical sciences. Sound, light, and modern physics. Prerequisite: B PHYS 115; recommended: concurrent registration in B PHYS 119.

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Third quarter of a three quarter sequence. Covers oscillations, waves, optics, interference, special relativity and quantum mechanics. This is done without the calculus.

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The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Matthew R. Depies
Date: 03/21/2013