This is the first semester of a two-semester sequence of calculus-based introductory physics. This course uses calculus. Topics include kinematics, dynamics, rotational motion, gravitation, conservation laws of momentum and energy, thermal physics, and periodic motion. Optional topics include fluids and themodrynamics. This course meets requirements for students majoring in engineering, mathematics, computer science, or the sciences. Lecture 4 hours; lab 2 hours.
Semesters: Fall, Spring
MnTC Goals: 3