I'm not sure this has been addressed before (couldn't find a post on this). I often see high school physics textbooks (and therefore courses) teach first thermodynamics, than optics, than finally wave motion. Is there a reason for this order or is it sort of random?
IMO, The most...
I recently graduated from high school and am planning on taking studying physics in college(im taking a gap year).
Until them, I am trying to spend whatever free time I might get, studying and basically getting better at physics.
Here is my background, I have taken math up to Calculus...