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Honors Physics

Honors Physics, A, B and C comprise a first year physics sequence, intended for students with strong math background, who desire a more thorough, faster-paced introduction to physics than the Physics A, B and C sequence provides. Honors Physics a topics include: one and two dimensional motion, concurrent and parallel forces, momentum and energy. This course will help prepare students for the optional Advanced Placement Exam for college credit.

Honors Physics B topics include: light, sound and heat. This course will help prepare students for the optional Advanced Placement Exam for college credit.

Honors Physics C topics include heat flow, thermodynamics, static and current electricity and magnetism. This course will help prepare students for the optional Advanced Placement Exam for college credit.

Prerequisite: Two years of Algebra or Instructor Permission. Additionally, continued enrollment each trimester is contingent upon successful completion of the previous trimester due to the cumulative nature of the content. 

  • Honors/AP