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PHY 208LEC General Physics IV


Examines thermodynamics, including temperature, zeroth law, thermal expansion, specific heat, first law, second law, entropy, third law, kinetic theory, Brownian motion, and the ideal gas. Also explores special relativity, including historical background, Lorentz transformations, length contraction, time dilation, invariance of the laws of physics, relativistic dynamics and kinematics, and paradoxes.

Credits: 3
Grading: Graded (GRD)
Typically Offered: Fall
Requisites: Pre-Requisite: PHY 108 or PHY 118.
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Published: Jun 21, 2022 10:20:50