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3 Course: AP Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism

AP Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism

Explore concepts such as electrostatics, conductors, capacitors and dielectrics, electric circuits, magnetic fields, and electromagnetism. You’ll do hands-on laboratory work and in-class activities to investigate phenomena and use calculus to solve problems. Note: Save your lab notebooks and reports; colleges may ask to see them before granting you credit.

Skills You'll Learn

  • Interpreting and describing visual representations of physical situations

  • Coming up with a hypothesis and designing an experiment to test it

  • Creating graphs and diagrams to represent data and physical situations

  • Analyzing data shown in a graph

  • Determining the relationship between physical qualities

  • Solving physics problems using mathematical relationships

  • Developing and supporting a scientific claim with evidence

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