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2019-2020 Online Catalog 
2019-2020 Online Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHY 102 - General Physics II

▲ = Fulfills a General Education Requirement
This physics course is the second part of a general education, algebra-based, multi-semester sequence. This course covers the basic concepts of temperature and heat, thermal expansion, heat transfer, ideal gas laws, the elastic properties of solids and liquids, thermodynamics, wave motion, stationary waves, sound waves, acoustics, light and illumination, reflection, refraction, thin lenses, optical instruments, physical optics, electrostatics, capacitance, electric circuits, power, magnetism, induced E.M.F., inductance, and simple AC circuits.
Prerequisite: PHY 101  
Co-requisite: PHYL 102  
3 lecture hours per week
3 credit hours