General Physics II

Non-calculus based physics intended for credit in engineering technology courses. Use PH-262 for electrical, computer and software engineering courses. Light and sound: wave motion, nature of light, reflection and mirrors, refraction, prisms, dispersion lenses; simple harmonic motion; sound transmission, resonance, interference. Doppler Effect. Electricity and magnetism: Static electricity, electric fields, magnetic fields, electric potential, capacitance; electricity in motion; magnetic induction; electromagnetic relations. Alternating currents. Prerequisite: PH-201. (2-2-3)

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