AP Physics

AP Physics 1

AP Physics 1 is a course based on the content established and copyrighted by the College Board.  AP Physics 1: Algebra-based is equivalent to a first-semester college course in algebra-based physics. The course covers Newtonian mechanics (including rotational dynamics and angular momentum); work, energy, and power; mechanical waves and sound. It will also introduce electric circuits.

  • Recommended Grade Level: 10, 11
  • Recommended Prerequisite: Algebra I or Integrated Mathematics I
  • Credits: 2 semester course, 1 credit per semester
  • Counts as a Science Course for all diplomas
  • Qualifies as a quantitative reasoning course


 Teacher: Mr. James Seal

Summer Assignment Information:

Please contact Mr. Seal if you have not been added to the Google Classroom.  All of your summer assignment information will be posted in the classroom.