There are 3 types of Physics offered at my university: Trig/Algebra based, Calc-based, and serious calc/diffs based Physics. I guess the title is a little misleading, because I am not considering the Trig/Algebra based Physics.

Anyhow, there are two Physics sequences that I am considering. The first one has a Calc I prereq for part 1, and a calc II prereq for part 2. The other one requires calc I

I am definitely inclined to take the Physics-major class, but I am worried it just might be way too above the MCAT. Could it possibly be more advantageous for the MCAT? What are the pros and cons of taking either class?

My school is reaaally geared towards quantitative majors.

EDIT:

Just to clarify

Calc I is Differential Calculus and its applications, with a basic introduction to antiderivatives

Calc II is Integral Calculus and its applications

Calc III is Multivariable Calculus and its applications

Differential Equations is not part of Calc III, it's another math with a Calc II prereq.

Anyhow, there are two Physics sequences that I am considering. The first one has a Calc I prereq for part 1, and a calc II prereq for part 2. The other one requires calc I

*and*II for the first part, and then Calc III & Differential Equations for the second part. The second one is aimed towards Physics majors...which I am not (close...though). This one usually has around around 30 people in it, while the other calc-based class has around 70 in it. Plus, the Physics department never really cared for non-Physics physics...and treats them like crap.I am definitely inclined to take the Physics-major class, but I am worried it just might be way too above the MCAT. Could it possibly be more advantageous for the MCAT? What are the pros and cons of taking either class?

My school is reaaally geared towards quantitative majors.

EDIT:

Just to clarify

Calc I is Differential Calculus and its applications, with a basic introduction to antiderivatives

Calc II is Integral Calculus and its applications

Calc III is Multivariable Calculus and its applications

Differential Equations is not part of Calc III, it's another math with a Calc II prereq.

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