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Fall 2012-2013
* PHY 103 (STL)   No Audit

General Physics I

James D. Olsen

To understand the basic physics needed for further study in science and engineering. Logical, quantitative approach to problem solving. Applying fundamental concepts to idealized, practical problems.

Sample reading list:
Raymond A. Serway and John W. Jewett, Physics for Scientists and Engineers with Modern Physics 8th

Reading/Writing assignments:
WebAssign homeworks each week (graded), in-class problems, and four tests during the semester.

Requirements/Grading:
Final Exam - 30%
Other Exam - 40%
Lab Reports - 15%
Class/Precept Participation - 2%
Problem set(s) - 13%

Prerequisites and Restrictions:
Some prior preparation in physics and calculus is desirable..

Equivalent Courses:
PHY 103, PHY 101, PHY 105, EGR 151, EGR 191 are considered equivalent courses and cannot be taken multiple times for credit.

Other information:
Classes C03 & C04 form the core of PHY 105 - an advanced course to be formed 3 weeks into the term on the basis of a placement test. Only students with strong Physics and Calculus backgrounds should enroll in these sections. PHY105 students should not enroll in Wed evening labs.

Website:  http://blackboard.princeton.edu

Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
22797 L01 09:00:00 am - 09:50:00 am T   McDonnell Hall   A02   Enrolled:111 Limit:250
22798 L02 10:00:00 am - 10:50:00 am T   McDonnell Hall   A02   Enrolled:158 Limit:250
B01 01:30:00 pm - 04:20:00 pm M   McDonnell Hall   201   Enrolled:14 Limit:22
B01A 01:30:00 pm - 04:20:00 pm M   McDonnell Hall   202   Enrolled:13 Limit:22
B01B 01:30:00 pm - 04:20:00 pm M   McDonnell Hall   203   Enrolled:17 Limit:22
B02 01:30:00 pm - 04:20:00 pm T   McDonnell Hall   201   Enrolled:15 Limit:22
B02A 01:30:00 pm - 04:20:00 pm T   McDonnell Hall   202   Enrolled:16 Limit:22
B02B 01:30:00 pm - 04:20:00 pm T   McDonnell Hall   203   Enrolled:15 Limit:22
B03 01:30:00 pm - 04:20:00 pm W   McDonnell Hall   201   Enrolled:15 Limit:22
B03A 01:30:00 pm - 04:20:00 pm W   McDonnell Hall   202   Enrolled:15 Limit:22
B03B 01:30:00 pm - 04:20:00 pm W   McDonnell Hall   203   Enrolled:16 Limit:22
B04 01:30:00 pm - 04:20:00 pm Th   McDonnell Hall   201   Enrolled:17 Limit:22
B04A 01:30:00 pm - 04:20:00 pm Th   McDonnell Hall   202   Enrolled:18 Limit:22
B04B 01:30:00 pm - 04:20:00 pm Th   McDonnell Hall   203   Enrolled:16 Limit:22
B05 07:30:00 pm - 10:20:00 pm M   McDonnell Hall   201   Enrolled:6 Limit:22
B05A 07:30:00 pm - 10:20:00 pm M   McDonnell Hall   202   Enrolled:10 Limit:22
B06 07:30:00 pm - 10:20:00 pm T   McDonnell Hall   201   Enrolled:13 Limit:22
B06A 07:30:00 pm - 10:20:00 pm T   McDonnell Hall   202   Enrolled:10 Limit:22
B07 07:30:00 pm - 10:20:00 pm W   McDonnell Hall   201   Enrolled:8 Limit:22
B07A 07:30:00 pm - 10:20:00 pm W   McDonnell Hall   202   Enrolled:7 Limit:22
B08 07:30:00 pm - 10:20:00 pm Th   McDonnell Hall   201   Enrolled:4 Limit:20
24110 B08A 07:30:00 pm - 10:20:00 pm Th        Enrolled:0 Limit:0 Canceled
C01 09:00:00 am - 09:50:00 am M W F   McDonnell Hall   104   Enrolled:0 Limit:24
C01A 09:00:00 am - 09:50:00 am M W F   McDonnell Hall   105   Enrolled:0 Limit:24
C01B 09:00:00 am - 09:50:00 am M W F   McDonnell Hall   106   Enrolled:0 Limit:24
C01C 09:00:00 am - 09:50:00 am M W F   McDonnell Hall   201A   Enrolled:0 Limit:24
C01D 09:00:00 am - 09:50:00 am M W F   McDonnell Hall   202A   Enrolled:0 Limit:24
C01E 09:00:00 am - 09:50:00 am M W F   McDonnell Hall   203A   Enrolled:0 Limit:24
C02 10:00:00 am - 10:50:00 am M W F   McDonnell Hall   104   Enrolled:0 Limit:24
C02A 10:00:00 am - 10:50:00 am M W F   McDonnell Hall   105   Enrolled:0 Limit:24
C02B 10:00:00 am - 10:50:00 am M W F   McDonnell Hall   106   Enrolled:0 Limit:24
C02C 10:00:00 am - 10:50:00 am M W F   McDonnell Hall   107   Enrolled:0 Limit:24
C02D 10:00:00 am - 10:50:00 am M W F   McDonnell Hall   201A   Enrolled:0 Limit:24
C02E 10:00:00 am - 10:50:00 am M W F   McDonnell Hall   202A   Enrolled:24 Limit:24
C02F 10:00:00 am - 10:50:00 am M W F   McDonnell Hall   203A   Enrolled:0 Limit:24
C03 09:00:00 am - 09:50:00 am M W F   McDonnell Hall   A01   Enrolled:0 Limit:35
C03A 09:00:00 am - 09:50:00 am M W F   Jadwin Hall   A09   Enrolled:0 Limit:24
C04 10:00:00 am - 10:50:00 am M W F   McDonnell Hall   A01   Enrolled:0 Limit:35
C04A 10:00:00 am - 10:50:00 am M W F   Jadwin Hall   A09   Enrolled:0 Limit:24