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SCI 503-504: AP Physics


Course Description

AP Physics 1 is an algebra-based, introductory college-level physics course. Students will cultivate their understanding of physics through inquiry-based investigations as they explore kinematics, dynamics, circular motion, gravitation, energy, momentum, simple harmonic motion, torque, rotational motion, electric charge, electric force, DC circuits, mechanical waves, and sound.

Required Texts

Giancoli, Douglas C. Physics: Principles with Applications. Pearson/Prentice Hall, 2009.

School: High School

Department: Science

Length: Full Year


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