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    Oct 23, 2019  
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PHYS070 PO - Spacetime, Quanta and Entropy with Laboratory

When Offered: Each fall.
Instructor(s): D. Tanenbaum
Credit: 1

Calculus-based introduction to principles of contemporary physics, designed especially for potential physics and astronomy majors. (Life-science students should take PHYS 041 PO /PHYS 042 PO ). Topics include conservation laws, special relativity, quantum physics and thermal physics, all viewed from a 21st-century perspective. Prerequisites: high school physics and completion or concurrent enrollment in one of the following: MATH 030 PO , MATH 031 PO , MATH 031H PO , MATH 031S PO , MATH 032 PO  or MATH 032S PO . Sophomores and above may enroll only with permission.
Satisfies the following General Education Requirement(s), subject to conditions explained in the Degree Requirements section of this Catalog:
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