2021 - 2022 MCPS High School Course Bulletin

SCI2097A/SCI2097B IB Physics 2A

0.5 credit per semester

IB Physics 2 is the second year of a two-year sequence designed to prepare students for the IB Physics examination-higher or standard level. Topics include mechanics, molecular behavior, wave behavior, electricity and magnetism, atomic and nuclear physics, astrophysics, thermodynamics, time-varying currents, electronic systems, solid state physics, geometrical optics, particle physics, and special relativity.

Precalculus and IB Physics 1
9 - 10 - 11 - 12
No repeats for credit

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IB Physics 2A

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