Physics of Everyday Life
Have you ever looked at something and said to yourself "I wonder how that works?" If so, this is the course for you. Physics of Everyday Life will explore basic principles of physics including classical mechanics, fluids, heat, resonance, waves, light and electricity and magnetism through the lens of everyday objects. We will gain insight through studying objects such as bumper cars, roller coasters, light bulbs, musical instruments, and microwave ovens.
Grading Basis
Course Attributes
This course satisfies LAT Req
Physical Science - No Lab
PHYSICS 20806220
Academic Group
College Parallel
Academic Organization
School of Arts & Sciences
Enrollment Requirements
NexGen QAS 241+ or ACCP Elem Alg 65+ and ACCP College Math 20+ or ACT Math 20+ or Math for Sector or Basic Algebra #77854780 or Elem Alg w/Apps #10834110. Coursework requires a grade of C or higher to satisfy requirement.
Typically Offered
Fall, Spring