Physical Setting/Physics

    Physics is an algebra-based, college preparatory-level physics course. Students cultivate their understanding of Physics through inquiry-based and technology-rich investigations as they explore these topics: motion; gravitation; energy; momentum; torque; electrical and magnetic charge, fields, force and potentials; DC electrical circuits; waves and sound; thermal energy; atomic and nuclear physics; relativity; and astrophysics. 1 Credit. Successful completion of algebra.