PHYSICS 240 - General Physics II
Section: 100
Term: WN 2018
Subject: Physics (PHYSICS)
Department: LSA Physics
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
BS, NS, QR/1
Credit Exclusions:
No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in PHYSICS 235 or 260.
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
Advisory Prerequisites:
PHYSICS 140 or 160; and MATH 116, 121, 156, 186, or 296. Students should elect PHYSICS 241 concurrently.
BS:
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

PHYSICS 240 is a continuation of PHYSICS 140, and covers topics in electricity and magnetism: charge, Coulomb's law, electric fields, Gauss' law, electric potential, capacitors and dielectrics, current and resistance, EMF and circuits, magnetic fields, Biot-Savart law, Amperes law, Faraday's Law of Induction, simple AC circuits, and electromagnetic waves. PHYSICS 240 students should elect PHYSICS 241 (lab).

Course Requirements:

The course grade is based on homework, class participation, six in-class quizzes, and a final exam.

PHYSICS 240 - General Physics II
Schedule Listing
100 (LEC)
P
20931
Open
245
 
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MTuWTh 9:00AM - 10:00AM
Note: Students should elect PHYSICS 241 as the corresponding lab. Students will be taking six in-class quizzes in place of three midterm exams.
200 (LEC)
P
20932
Open
245
 
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MTuWTh 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Note: Students should elect PHYSICS 241 as the corresponding lab. Students will be taking six in-class quizzes in place of three midterm exams.
300 (LEC)
P
25936
Open
245
 
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MTuWTh 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Note: Students should elect PHYSICS 241 as the corresponding lab. Students will be taking six in-class quizzes in place of three midterm exams.
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