PHYS 3200 Mechanics
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as PHY 11.3.
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4 hours; 4 credits
Vector treatment of static equilibrium of rigid bodies. Static analysis of trusses and other mechanical structures. Vector treatment of kinematics of particles and rigid bodies. Forces and motion. Analysis of rotational motion; moments of inertia. (Not open to students who are enrolled in or have completed Physics 11 or 11.1 or 4100 [61.2].)
Prerequisite: Physics *1150 [1.5] or permission of the chairperson. Prerequisite or corequisite: Mathematics *2201 [5.3].