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Mississippi State University Department ofPHYSICS AND ASTRONOMY

PH1023 - Physical Science Survey II

CATALOG DATA:
Three hours lecture. (Counts toward teacher certification in general science, but not physics/chemistry. Topics include chemistry, heat, astronomy, and energy. Recommended laboratory PH 1021.
PREREQUISITES BY TOPIC:
None
OBJECTIVES:
The major objectives of this course are to develop a conceptual understanding of selected areas of chemistry, geology and physics and to gain an understanding of the practical application of physical science to today's world.
TOPICS COVERED:
  1. Elements and Compounds
  2. Rocks and Minerals
  3. Chemical Reactions
  4. Water and Surface Processes
  5. Organic Chemistry
  6. The Earth's Internal Properties
  7. Meteorology
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