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Conceptual Physical Science - Explorations

Conceptual Physical Science - Explorations - 03 edition

Conceptual Physical Science - Explorations - 03 edition

ISBN13: 9780321051660

ISBN10: 0321051661

Conceptual Physical Science - Explorations by Paul G. Hewitt, John Suchocki and Leslie A. Hewitt - ISBN 9780321051660
Edition: 03
Copyright: 2003
Publisher: Addison-Wesley Longman, Inc.
Published: 2003
International: No
Conceptual Physical Science - Explorations by Paul G. Hewitt, John Suchocki and Leslie A. Hewitt - ISBN 9780321051660

ISBN13: 9780321051660

ISBN10: 0321051661

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Author Bio

Hewitt, Paul G. : City College of San Francisco


Suchocki, John : Leeward Community College


Hewitt, Leslie :

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

1. About Science.


MECHANICS.

2. Newton's First Law of Motion - The Law of Inertia.
3. Newton's Second Law of Motion - Force and Acceleration.
4. Newton's Third Law of Motion - Action and Reaction.
5. Momentum.
6. Work and Energy.
7. Gravity.
8. Projectile and Satellite Motion.


HEAT.

9. Thermal Energy.
10. Heat Transfer and Change of Phase.


ELECTRICITY AND MAGNETISM.

11. Electricity.
12. Magnetism.


WAVES-SOUND AND LIGHT.

13. Waves and Sound.
14. Light and Color.
15. Reflection and Refraction.
16. Properties of Light.


THE ATOM.

17. Atoms and the Periodic Table.
18. Atomic Models.
19. Radioactivity.
20. Nuclear Fission and Fusion.

CHEMISTRY.

21. Elements of Chemistry.
22. Mixtures.
23. Chemical Bonding.
24. Molecular Mixing.
25. Acids and Bases.
26. Oxidation and Reduction.
27. Organic Compounds.
28. The Chemistry of Drugs.
29. Plastics.


EARTH SCIENCE.

30. Minerals and Their Formation.
31. Rocks.
32. The Architecture of the Earth.
33. Our Restless Planet.
34. Water on Our World.
35. Our Natural Landscape.
36. A Brief History of the Earth.
37. The Atmosphere, The Oceans, and Their Interactions.
38. Weather.


ASTRONOMY.

39. The Solar System.
40. The Stars.
Appendix A. Measurements.
Appendix B. Linear Motion.
Appendix C. Vectors.
Appendix D. Fluid Physics.
Appendix E. Exponential Growth and Doubling Time.

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