AP Physics 2 covers electric force, field and potential, electric circuits, magnetism and electromagnetic induction, thermodynamics, fluids, geometric and physical optics, and quantum, atomic, and nuclear physics. This course is equivalent to a second-semester college course in algebra-based physics.
This course aligns with the College Board’s learning goals for AP Physics 2: Algebra-Based.
- AP Physics 1 and Algebra II (required)
Course Texts and Materials
- College Physics for AP Courses (free ebook)
- An AP exam study guide (e.g., 5 Steps to a 5, Essentials)
- 1 credit
- Full Year
- Spring Block