syllabus - Physics 151 General Physics I Spring 2008...

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Physics 151 – General Physics I Spring 2008 Rupinder Brar Subject matter: Mechanics is the study of motion of all types, from the smallest particles to the largest astrophysical objects. This course introduces the student to a number of concepts to help analyze classical motion, including force, energy, and linear and angular momentum. Newton's laws of motion and conservations principles are covered in detail. Instruction concentrates on basic principles of physics and general problem-solving techniques, both in class and in web-based homework assignments. Course information: The course website is at https://spark.oit.umass.edu/ - we will be using the SPARK system for communications, grading, homework/assignment details, etc. All dates, times and locations will be posted here. This site is password protected. Your login will be your OIT and UMail user name and password. If you do not have an OIT account with a name and password, you must get one (at the OIT office on the first floor of the LGTC). Instructor: Rupinder Brar Lederle GRT 418, x52011 rbrar@physics.umass.edu (the preferred method of communication is through SPARK) TA : Textbook: The official textbook is Randall Knight Physics for Scientists and Engineers Volume 1 (Ch 1-13). Assignments and Homework
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This note was uploaded on 04/15/2008 for the course PHYSICS 151 taught by Professor Brar during the Spring '08 term at UMass (Amherst).

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