# #4550 AP Physics 1

4550 ADVANCED PLACEMENT PHYSICS 1 LABORATORY

Year, 1 Credit, Alternating Single and Double Periods

Prerequisites: Regents Chemistry Recommended for: Students with a B+ in Chemistry Honors or an A in Chemistry. Students should have completed Algebra 2/Trigonometry Honors or be concurrently enrolled in Math Theory Honors, College Precalculus or Precalculus. Students who have completed Regents Physics may also take this course.

Expenses: Student expense of for AP exam. A graphing calculator is recommended.

Description: This is a college level course designed for students who want to obtain up to one semester of college credits in Physics. This course includes topics in both classical and modern Physics. A working knowledge of Algebra and basic Trigonometry is required. Calculus is not used. This course provides an introduction to some of the main principles of Physics and emphasizes the development of problem solving skills. Students taking this course are required to take the N.Y.S. Regents exam.

MEET THE TEACHERS:

Nicole Kelly

Gerald Simowitz

Richard Slesinski