Coulomb’s law. Electric field. The superposition principle. Gauss’ law. Flux.
Electrical potential. Electric charges. Distribution of charges. Capacitors and
dielectric. Electric current and resistance. Ohm’s law. Kirchoff’s law. Circuit
theorems. RC circuits. Magnetic field. Lorentz forces. Ampere’s law.
Faradays’s inductance law. Lentz’s law. RL circuits. Magnetic substances.
This is a 4-unit course and you will be provided with a book entitled ‘College Physics by Giambattista, Richardson and Richardson. The Chapter 2 - Chapter 7 of the books will be used for this course.
Chapter 2 - Force
Chapter 3 - Accelerations and Newton’s Second Law of Motion
Chapter 4 - Motion with constant Acceleration
Chapter 5 - Circular Motion
Chapter 6 - Conservation of Energy
Chapter 7 - Linear Momentum
Students are also advised to look up the Schaum’s Series Book entitled ‘College Physics’ (see ‘reference books’ section for details) for more fully worked examples and problems.