Equipment set-up for the Falling Object Experiment. (Image by Prof. King and Dr. Dourmashkin.)
This course features problem sets with solutions given in assignments
section, experiments in labs
section, and practice exams
Physics I is a first-year physics course which introduces students to classical mechanics. This course has a hands-on focus, and approaches mechanics through take-home experiments. Topics include: kinematics, Newton's laws of motion, universal gravitation, statics, conservation laws, energy, work, momentum, and special relativity.