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by David Halliday and Thomas E. Barrett

Edition: 8TH 08Copyright: 2008

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

Published: 2008

International: No

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No other book on the market today can match the 30-year success of Halliday, Resnick and Walker's "Fundamentals of Physics"! In a breezy, easy-to-understand style the book offers a solid understanding of fundamental physics concepts, and helps readers apply this conceptual understanding to quantitative problem solving. This book offers a unique combination of authoritative content and stimulating applications.

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No other book on the market today can match the 30-year success of Halliday, Resnick and Walker's "Fundamentals of Physics"! In a breezy, easy-to-understand style the book offers a solid understanding of fundamental physics concepts, and helps readers apply this conceptual understanding to quantitative problem solving. This book offers a unique combination of authoritative content and stimulating applications.

Table of Contents

1. Measurement.2. Motion Along a Straight Line.3. Vectors.4. Motion in Two and Three Dimensions.5. Force and Motion - I.6. Force and Motion - II.7. Kinetic Energy and Work.8. Potential Energy and Conservation of Energy.9. Center of Mass and Linear Momentum.10. Rotation.11. Rolling, Torque, and Angular Momentum.12. Equilibrium and Elasticity.13. Gravitation.14. Fluids.15. Oscillations.16. Waves - I.17. Waves - II.18. Temperature, Heat, and the First Law of Thermodynamics.19. The Kinetic Theory of Gases.20. Entropy and the Second Law of Thermodynamics.21. Electric Charge.22. Electric Fields.23. Gaussa?? Law.24. Electric Potential.25. Capacitance.26. Current and Resistance.27. Circuits.28. Magnetic Fields.29. Magnetic Fields Due to Currents.30. Induction and Inductance.31. Electromagnetic Oscillations and Alternating Current.32. Maxwella??s Equations; Magnetism of Matter.33. Electromagnetic Waves.34. Images.35. Interference.36. Diffraction.37. Relativity.38. Photons and Matter Waves.39. More About Matter Waves.40. All About Atoms.41. Conduction of Electricity in Solids.42. Nuclear Physics.43. Energy from the Nucleus.44. Quarks, Leptons, and the Big Bang.

Publisher Info

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

Published: 2008

International: No

Published: 2008

International: No