GENERAL PHYSICS I (PHY 1030)
Prince George's Community College
- Class is cancelled for Monday, December 2.
- December 4: Homework 6 is due. We'll go over the solutions, and discuss the final exam.
- December 9: Final exam. (in class)
- The final exam will be on Monday, December 9 at 6:00pm. The exam will be comprehensive, and will cover the entire course.
The formula pages for the exam may be found here. Don't forget to memorize
the Greek alphabet
and SI prefixes.
Calculators are permitted during the exam, but no cell phones.
- The 2019 Nobel prize for physics
has been awarded to physicists James Peebles, Michel Mayor, and Didier Queloz,
“for contributions to our understanding of the evolution of the universe
and Earth's place in the cosmos.”
- Be sure to watch the transit of Mercury across the Sun on Monday, November 11, 7:26am to 1:04 pm EST. The next opportunity to see this won't be unit 2032.
Don't stare into the Sun, of course. If you don't have the proper equipment to observe the Sun yourself, you can use the
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