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  • CADR
  • Honors/AP
SCI487/SCI488 - AP Physics 2
2 Semesters 1 Credit Fulfills: Lab Science


CollegeBoard recommended prerequisites: completed AP Physics 1 or comparable introductory physics course and have taken or concurrently in pre-calculus or an equivalent course

AP Physics 2 is an algebra-based, introductory college-level physics course. Students cultivate their understanding of physics through inquiry-based investigations as they explore these topics: fluids; thermodynamics; electrical force, field, and potential; electric circuits; magnetism and electromagnetic induction; geometric and physical optics; and quantum, atomic, and nuclear physics.

  • Eastlake High School
  • Juanita High School
  • Lake Washington High School