Prerequisite: Enrollment in Algebra I or to have taken it previously.
This introductory course will help the student understand the fundamental concepts of matter and energy, mechanics, heat, magnetism, electricity, sound, and light. The course will also focus on the structures of matter, energy reactions, and society and energy use. This course may be taken to prepare students for general chemistry. Lectures, projects, presentations, technology and lab work will be utilized in this course. A SCIENTIFIC CALCULATOR IS REQUIRED.