F=ma Basic course introduces the student to physics. All mechanics topics required for the F=ma are taught from a beginner level as well as any math topics needed beyond Algebra 1.
Who should Take This Course
- Students who have strong knowledge of Algebra 1 topics
Who should Skip This Course
- Students who can solve around 10/25 questions on the F=ma in the time given
Practice Exams will be given/solved.
There are weekly homework sets.
Lecture/Homework problems and solutions will be available on the learning management system (LMS).
F=ma Basic is a year-long course with the first half in the fall and the second half in the spring.
|1||Algebra||Work & Energy Part 1|
|2||Trigonometry||Work & Energy Part 2|
|3||Basics of Calculus||Momentum Part 1|
|4||1-D Kinematics||Momentum Part 2|
|5||2-D Kinematics||Exam Week|
|6||Dynamics Part 1||Rotations & Torque Part 1|
|7||Dynamics Part 2||Rotations & Torque Part 2|
|8||Dynamics Part 3||Angular Momentum Part 1|
|9||Circular Motion Part 1||Angular Momentum Part 2|
|10||Circular Motion Part 2||Periodic Motion; Fluids|
|12||Exam Week||Exam Week|