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Mississippi State University Department ofPHYSICS AND ASTRONOMY

PH1021 - Physical Science Laboratory II

CATALOG DATA:
Two hours laboratory. Experiments in chemistry, heat, astronomy, and energy. Recommended lab to accompany PH 1023. Could also accompany PH 1063
PREREQUISITES BY TOPIC:
PH 1023(Physical Science Survey II)
OBJECTIVES:
Re-emphasis on topics covered in the corresponding PH 1023 class by way of experiments done in lab.
TOPICS COVERED:
  1. Length, Area, Mass, and Volume Measurements
  2. Compounds and Chemical Reactions
  3. Solutions and Chemical Reactions
  4. Mixtures, Compounds, Rocks, and Minerals
  5. Running Water and Ground Water Processes
  6. Mid-term Exam (no lab)
  7. Temperature Stratification
  8. Atmosphere Principles and Solar Radiation
  9. Weather
  10. Temperature, Humidity, and Dew Point
  11. Consumer Chemistry
  12. Final Exam (followed by make-up lab)
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