Meets Graduation Requirement in Physical Science; Meets CSU/UC “D” RequirementPrerequisite: Completion of Algebra 1 with a C or higher.Grades: 10-12 (1 year)10 CreditsDESCRIPTION: This is a one-year high school physics course and a prerequisite for AP Physics. Topics include motion and gravity, momentum, energy, heat, electricity, magnetism, waves, sound, light, and wave optics. Hands-on laboratory work, demonstrations, and classroom discussions are the core of the course. Some math is used, but the emphasis is placed on conceptual understanding and simple real work applications.
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