Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2018-2019

PHY-190 Physics I (3.00)

Covers physical concepts needed to understand and practice mechanical engineering technology. Includes measurement and vectors, static equilibrium, torque, uniformly accelerated motion, Newton's laws, friction, work, energy and power, and simple machines. Emphasizes problem solving, teamwork and data collection using PC-based data acquisition equipment. Credits: 3, Hours: (2/2/0/0), Prereq: MAT-745 or both MAT-103 and MAT-707, depending on program; Arts & Sciences Elective Code: B