PHY 106 - GENERAL PHYSICS III

2 Unit(s)


Molecular treatment of properties of matter, elasticity; Hooke’s Law. Young’s shear and bulk moduli. Hydrostatics; Pressure; buoyancy. Archimedes Principles. Hydrodynamics; Streamlines Bernoulli and continuity equations. Turbulence, Reynold’s number. Viscosity; laminar flow, Poiseuille’s equation. Surface tension; adhesion, cohesion, capillarity, drops and bubbles. Temperature; the zeroth law of thermodynamics; heat; gas laws of thermodynamics; Kinetic theory of gases. Application.