Advanced Placement Physics II

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AP Physics II is the equivalent of a second semester algebra-based college level course.AP Physics is designed to develop advanced inquiry and scientific reasoning skills necessary for designing and planning data collection, analysis, applying mathematical routines, and making connections across concepts.AP Physics II concepts include fluid mechanics, thermodynamics, electricity and magnetism, optics, and atomic and nuclear physics.This course is supplemented by selected readings in textbooks and periodicals, and laboratory investigations.


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  • 1 Science Credit(s)