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# Physics 1A Courses

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## Course Plan

### Topics

Week Topic Chapter
1 Math Intro -
Measurements 1
1D Motion 2
2 Vectors 3
2D and 3D Motion 4
3 Reference frames and Galileo relativity: inertial frames 4
Rotational Kinematics 11
4 - 5 Newton’s laws 5
Various forces: gravity, friction 5
Various forces: drag 6
Noninertial frames: 1D accelerated frames, inertial force 5
Noninertial frames: rotating frames, centrifugal and Coriolis forces 6
6 Work and Kinetic Energy 5
Work as a path integral (calculations) 7
Work - Energy Theorem 7
7 Conservative and non-conservative forces 8
Potential energy and Energy conservation 8
Potential energy as a path integral (calculations) 8
8 Momentum, Newton’s second law and momentum conservation 9
Systems of particles: center of mass 9
Collisions, Impulse an Momentom 10
9 -10 Rotational dynamics: Rotation Energy and Rotational Inertia 12
Torque acting on a Particle 12
Rigid Body: moment of Inertia 12
Angular Momentum 13
11 Oscillations: simple harmonic motion 15
Damped and forced oscillations, resonance (qualitatively) 15
Damped and forced oscillations, resonance (quantitatively) 15
12 Gravity 16

### Sources

Main
• D. Halliday, R. Resnick, K. S. Krane, Fundamentals of Physics , Part 1
Other Books
• דוד אגמון "מכניקה קלאסית ויחסותית"     QA 805.A35 2011

### Remarks

• All the courses in this category have the same syllabus, i.e. the lecture material is the same.

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