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Loyola Marymount University Bulletin 2017-2018 
Loyola Marymount University Bulletin 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHYS 201 Introduction to Electricity and Magnetism

4 semester hours

Electrostatics. Current, resistance, and D.C. circuits. Magnetism. Induced electromotive force. Electric and magnetic properties of matter. Maxwell’s equations. Laboratory experiments pertaining to electricity and magnetism. Coulomb’s Law, static electricity, electric field plotting, circuits, charge/mass ratio for electron.

Lecture, 3 hours; Laboratory, 2 hours.

Prerequisites: PHYS 101 ; MATH 132  or concurrent enrollment.

University Core fulfilled: Flag: Quantitative Reasoning.