North Pocono School District

701 Church St.     •     Moscow, PA 18444      •     (570) 842 -7659

John R. Croom III, Ed.D. (570) 842-7606 ext 5104

Physics Teacher              JCroom@npsd.org

Advanced Placement Physics 2 Syllabus

Program Description:         Advanced Placement courses, are designed to be college level work.

Course Description:         In this course, we will explore the underlying, governing physical principles of our universe through the use of hypothesizing, observation, data gathering, and mathematical analysis.
        Key topics to be discovered and discussed are as follows:Waves, Fluid Dynamics, Thermodynamics, Electric Forces, Electric Fields, Capacitance, Current, Resistance, Circuit Design, Magnetism, Reflection, Refraction, Interference, Diffraction, Polarization, Optical Instrumentation, Quantum Theory, Atomic Structure, Nuclear Physics, and a review of Physics I.

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