Prof. Kate Scholberg
Dr. Peter Dourmashkin
8.01X / ES.801X
Physics I is a first-year physics course which introduces students to classical mechanics. This course has a hands-on focus, and approaches mechanics through take-home experiments. Topics include: kinematics, Newton's laws of motion, universal gravitation, statics, conservation laws, energy, work, momentum, and special relativity.
Scholberg, Kate, and Peter Dourmashkin. 8.01X Physics I: Classical Mechanics with an Experimental Focus, Fall 2002. (MIT OpenCourseWare: Massachusetts Institute of Technology), http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/physics/8-01x-physics-i-classical-mechanics-with-an-experimental-focus-fall-2002 (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA