Academic Catalog

PHYS101 PHYSICS FOR NON-SCIENTISTS I

Course Code: 2300101
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 5.0
Department: Physics
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Academic Staff DALE ALLEN ROSS
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.

Course Content

Physical quantities; vectors and scalars; static equilibrium; uniformly accelerated motion; Newton`s laws; work and energy; conservation of energy; linear momentum; impulse; collisions; angular motion; Newton`s law of gravitation; rotational work, energy, and momentum; mechanical properties of matter.