In this course, students will learn how the laws and theorems of physics are applied to gain a better understanding of how things work in the world around them. The course is designed to give students a conceptual overview of the field of physics as well as practice in solving various physics problems. Students will learn about mechanics, electricity and magnetism, sound and waves, and optics. Classwork is supported by laboratory work that enhances theories studied in class.
Prerequisite: Algebra I