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PHYS-205 (11) [& PHYS-214]

Mechanics and Heat (4 credits)

WMU Fall 2002 Semester

MTuWThF 2:00-2:50pm · 1110 Rood Hall

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[For PHYS-214 Registration Call Number, see Physics Dept. Secretary, 1120 Everett Tower]

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Serway & Beichner 5th edition

This course was for Fall 2002.

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Solution to Serway Problem 4.60 (a student asked about this in class)

Exam 1 Solution: 1ab 1c 1de 2abc 2de

Exam 2A Solution: 1ab 1cd 1e 2ab 2c 2d 2e

Exam 2B Solution: 1a 1b 1cd 1e 2ab 2c 2d 2e

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The Final Exam was Wednesday 11 December 2002 at 12:30pm

This Week in PHYS-205 at 2:00pm


Course Descriptions from the WMU Undergraduate Catalog

via Registrar’s Web Site (http://sims.wmich.edu)

PHYS 205 Mechanics and Heat 4 hrs. Fall, Winter, Spring

This first course of a sequence of three in general college physics employing calculus deals with mechanics and heat. It is required of physics majors, engineering students, and future physics teachers, and is strongly recommended for majors in other sciences. Prerequisite: MATH-123 concurrently. Open to qualified first year students. A student may not receive credit for both PHYS-205 and any of the following: PHYS-107, PHYS-109, or PHYS-113.

PHYS 206 Mechanics and Heat Laboratory 1 hr. Fall, Winter, and Spring

This is a laboratory course which includes exercises related to topics covered in PHYS 205. Normally this course is taken concurrently with PHYS 205. A student may not receive credit for both PHYS 206 and PHYS 114. Prerequisite: PHYS 205 concurrently.

Significant Dates:
Dec. 13 Fri	- End of Fall Session
Dec. 17 Tue	- Grades due at Noon
This Class is OVER.


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