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PHY 321  Classical Mechanics I

Semester:
Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Prerequisite:
(PHY 184 or PHY 184B or PHY 294H or LB 274) and ((PHY 215 or concurrently) or (PHY 215B or concurrently)) and ((MTH 234 or concurrently) or (MTH 254H or concurrently) or (LB 220 or concurrently))
Description:
Newtonian point particles. Oscillations. One-particle chaos. Central-force motion. Systems of particles.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2013 - FALL 2016