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ISBN13: 978-0321569882

ISBN10: 0321569881

Cover type:

Edition: 6TH 04

Copyright: 2008

Publisher: Prentice Hall, Inc.

Published: 2008

International: No

ISBN10: 0321569881

Cover type:

Edition: 6TH 04

Copyright: 2008

Publisher: Prentice Hall, Inc.

Published: 2008

International: No

Key Message: This best-selling algebra-based physics book is known for its elegantwriting,engagingbiological applications, and exactness. Physics: Principles with Applications Volume 1 with MasteringPhysics trade;, Sixth Edition retains the careful exposition and precision of previous editions with many interesting new applications and carefully crafted new pedagogy. It was written to give readers the basic concepts of physics in a manner that is accessible and clear. The goal is for readers to view the world through eyes that know physics. The new edition also features MasteringPhysics and an unparalleled suite of media and on-line resources to enhance the physics classroom. Key Topics: Describing Motion: Kinematics in One Dimension, Kinematics in Two Dimensions; Vectors, Motion and Force: Dynamics, Circular Motion; Gravitation, Work and Energy, Linear Momentum, Rotational Motion, Bodies in Equilibrium; Elasticity and Fracture, Fluids, Vibrations and Waves, Sound, Temperature and Kinetic Theory, Heat, The Laws of Thermodynamics, Electric Charge and Electric Field, Electric Potential and Electric Energy; Capacitance, Electric Currents, DC Circuits, Magnetism, Electromagnetic Induction and Faraday's Law; AC Circuits, Electromagnetic Waves, Light: Geometric Optics, The Wave Nature of Light, Optical Instruments, Special Theory of Relativity, Early Quantum Theory and Models of the Atom, Quantum Mechanics of Atoms, Molecules and Solids, Nuclear Physics and Radioactivity, Nuclear Energy; Effects and Uses of Radiation, Elementary Particles, Astrophysics and Cosmology Market:Intended for anyone interested in learning the basics of physics.

1. Introduction 2. Describing Motion: Kinematics in One Dimension 3. Kinematics in Two Dimensions; Vectors 4. Motion and Force: Dynamics 5. Circular Motion; Gravitation 6. Work and Energy 7. Linear Momentum 8. Rotational Motion 9. Bodies in Equilibrium; Elasticity and Fracture 10. Fluids 11. Vibrations and Waves 12. Sound 13. Temperature and Kinetic Theory 14. Heat 15. The Laws of Thermodynamics Appendix A: Mathematical Review Appendix B: Dimensional Analysis Appendix C: Rotating Frames of Reference; Inertial Forces; Coriolis Effect Appendix D: Gauss's Law Appendix E: Galilean and Lorentz Transformations Appendix F: Selected Isotopes Answers to Odd-Numbered Problems Index

ISBN10: 0321569881

Cover type:

Edition: 6TH 04

Copyright: 2008

Publisher: Prentice Hall, Inc.

Published: 2008

International: No

Key Message: This best-selling algebra-based physics book is known for its elegantwriting,engagingbiological applications, and exactness. Physics: Principles with Applications Volume 1 with MasteringPhysics trade;, Sixth Edition retains the careful exposition and precision of previous editions with many interesting new applications and carefully crafted new pedagogy. It was written to give readers the basic concepts of physics in a manner that is accessible and clear. The goal is for readers to view the world through eyes that know physics. The new edition also features MasteringPhysics and an unparalleled suite of media and on-line resources to enhance the physics classroom. Key Topics: Describing Motion: Kinematics in One Dimension, Kinematics in Two Dimensions; Vectors, Motion and Force: Dynamics, Circular Motion; Gravitation, Work and Energy, Linear Momentum, Rotational Motion, Bodies in Equilibrium; Elasticity and Fracture, Fluids, Vibrations and Waves, Sound, Temperature and Kinetic Theory, Heat, The Laws of Thermodynamics, Electric Charge and Electric Field, Electric Potential and Electric Energy; Capacitance, Electric Currents, DC Circuits, Magnetism, Electromagnetic Induction and Faraday's Law; AC Circuits, Electromagnetic Waves, Light: Geometric Optics, The Wave Nature of Light, Optical Instruments, Special Theory of Relativity, Early Quantum Theory and Models of the Atom, Quantum Mechanics of Atoms, Molecules and Solids, Nuclear Physics and Radioactivity, Nuclear Energy; Effects and Uses of Radiation, Elementary Particles, Astrophysics and Cosmology Market:Intended for anyone interested in learning the basics of physics.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction 2. Describing Motion: Kinematics in One Dimension 3. Kinematics in Two Dimensions; Vectors 4. Motion and Force: Dynamics 5. Circular Motion; Gravitation 6. Work and Energy 7. Linear Momentum 8. Rotational Motion 9. Bodies in Equilibrium; Elasticity and Fracture 10. Fluids 11. Vibrations and Waves 12. Sound 13. Temperature and Kinetic Theory 14. Heat 15. The Laws of Thermodynamics Appendix A: Mathematical Review Appendix B: Dimensional Analysis Appendix C: Rotating Frames of Reference; Inertial Forces; Coriolis Effect Appendix D: Gauss's Law Appendix E: Galilean and Lorentz Transformations Appendix F: Selected Isotopes Answers to Odd-Numbered Problems Index

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