May 28, 2022  
2014-2015 EIU Graduate Catalog 
    
2014-2015 EIU Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHY 5120 - Classical Mechanics for Natural Science Teachers.


(2-1-3) An in-depth study of the fundamental concepts of classical mechanics. Applications from Newton’s laws of motion, conservation of energy and momentum, rotational motion, angular momentum, moment of inertia and torque, universal law of gravitation, etc.

Prerequisites & Notes
PHY 1161 and 1162; or PHY 1371 and 1372; or permission of the department chair. Credit may be counted only toward the M.S. in Natural Sciences degree.

Credits: 3