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PHYS-2050 (H18) Honors

Mechanics and Heat (4 credits)

WMU Spring Semester 2008

Registration CRN Numbers:

CRN: xxxxx - PHYS-2050 - 100

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TEXT: Physics for Scientists and Engineers, Volume 1 / Serway and Jewitt, 
7th edition (WMU Version)

Serway 7th Edition (WMU)

Lost and Found items, look here


Q23 was used as a Check-Out Form at the Final Exam.

Winter 2002 Exam 1 with Answers: 1ab 1cd 1e 2a 2bc 2d 2e

Spring 2004 Honors Exam 1 with Answers (.PDF)

Sample Exam 1's: First set X1.0 (1-23-08 We) ; Second set X1.5 X1.6 X1.7 (1-25-08 Fr) ; Third set X1.8 X1.9 (1-28-2008 Mo)


Winter 2002 Exam 2 with Answers: 1a 1bc 1de 2a 2bc 2d 2e

Sample Exam 2's: First set X2.0 (2-11-08 Mo), Second set X2.b X2.c (2-18-08 Mo), Third set X2.7 (2-27-08 We)


Winter 2002 Exam 3 with Answers: 1a 1bc 1de 2a 2b 2cd 2e

Spring 2004 Honors Exam 3 with Answers (.PDF)

Sample Exam 3's: First set X3.0 (3-20-08 Th), Second set X3.d X3.c2 X3.e2 (3-27-08 Th)


Winter 2002 Final Exam with Answers: 1ac 1de 2a 2bc 2d 2e 3ac 3de 4ab 4c 4de

Spring 2004 Honors Final Exam with Answers (.PDF)

Sample Final Exam's: First set XF.0 and XF.c (4-10-08 Th), Second set XF.d (4-11-08 Fr), Third set XF.10 XF.1912 (4-15-08 Tu)

Note: XF.10 has a solution above as the Winter 2002 Final Exam...

This week in PHYS-2050 Honors at 11am.

Course Descriptions from the WMU Undergraduate Catalog via Registrar’s Web Site (GoWMU)

PHYS 2050 Mechanics and Heat 4 hrs. Fall, Winter, Summer I This first course in a sequence of three in calculus-based physics deals with mechanics and heat. PHYS 2050 is intended for physics majors, engineering students, and future physics teachers, and is recommended for majors in other sciences. A student cannot receive credit for both PHYS 2050 and PHYS 1130. Prerequisites : MATH 1220 or MATH 1700. Corequisites : MATH 1230 or MATH 1710.

PHYS 2060 Mechanics and Heat Laboratory 1 hr. Fall, Winter, and Summer I This is a laboratory course which includes exercises related to topics covered in PHYS 2050. A student may not receive credit for both PHYS 2060 and PHYS 1140. Corequisites : PHYS 2050.

Apr. 23 Wed   - Final Exam 10:15am-12:15pm (2 hours)  <<< Moved to Here
Apr. 24 Thu   - Final Exam 10:15am-12:15pm (2 hours)  [PHYS-2050 11am]
Apr. 25 Fri   - End of Spring Session  
Apr. 29 Tue   - Grades Due at Noon