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College Physics

College Physics - 4th edition

College Physics - 4th edition

ISBN13: 9780130824448

ISBN10: 0130824445

College Physics by Jerry D. Wilson and Anthony J. Buffa - ISBN 9780130824448
Edition: 4TH 00
Copyright: 1999
Publisher: Prentice Hall, Inc.
Published: 1999
International: No
College Physics by Jerry D. Wilson and Anthony J. Buffa - ISBN 9780130824448

ISBN13: 9780130824448

ISBN10: 0130824445

Edition: 4TH 00

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Author Bio

Wilson, Jerry D. : Lander University

Buffa, Anthony J. : California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo


Table of Contents

Table of Contents

I. MECHANICS.

1. Units and Problem Solving.
2. Kinematics: Description of Motion.
3. Motion in Two Dimensions.
4. Force and Motion.
5. Work and Energy.
6. Momentum and Collisions.
7. Circular Motion and Gravitation.
8. Rotational Motion and Equilibrium.
9. Solids and Fluids.

II. THERMODYNAMICS.

10. Temperature.
11. Heat.
12. Thermodynamics.

III. OSCILLATIONS AND WAVE MOTION.

13. Vibrations and Waves.
14. Sound.

IV. ELECTRICITY AND MAGNETISM.

15. Electric Charge, Forces, and Fields.
16. Electric Potential, Energy, and Capacitance.
17. Electric Current and Resistance.
18. Basic Electric Circuits.
19. Magnetism.
20. Electromagnetic Induction.
21. AC Circuits.

V. OPTICS.

22. Geometrical Optics: Reflection and Refraction of Light.
23. Mirrors and Lenses.
24. Physical Optics: The Wave Nature of Light.
25. Optical Instruments.

VI. MODERN PHYSICS.

26. Relativity.
27. Quantum Physics.
28. Quantum Mechanics and Atomic Physics.
29. The Nucleus.
30. Nuclear Reactions and Elementary Particles.


APPENDICES.
Appendix I. Mathematical Relationships.
Appendix II. Kinetic Theory of Gases.
Appendix III. Planetary Data.
Appendix IV. Alphabetical Listing of the Chemical Elements.
Appendix V. Properties of Selected Isotopes.

Answers to Follow-up Exercises.
Answers to Odd-numbered Exercises.
Photo Credits.
Index.

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