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Physics: Principles With Application - 7th edition

Physics: Principles With Application - 7th edition

ISBN13: 9780321625922

ISBN10: 0321625927

Physics: Principles With Application by Douglas C. Giancoli - ISBN 9780321625922
Cover type: Hardback
Edition: 7TH 14
Copyright: 2014
Publisher: Prentice Hall, Inc.
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Physics: Principles With Application by Douglas C. Giancoli - ISBN 9780321625922

ISBN13: 9780321625922

ISBN10: 0321625927

Cover type: Hardback
Edition: 7TH 14

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Elegant, engaging, exacting, and concise, Giancoli's Physics: Principles with Applications , Seventh Edition, helps you view the world through eyes that know physics.

Giancoli's text is a trusted classic, known for its elegant writing, clear presentation, and quality of content. Using concrete observations and experiences you can relate to, the text features an approach that reflects how science is actually practiced: it starts with the specifics, then moves to the great generalizations and the more formal aspects of a topic to show you why we believe what we believe.

Written with the goal of giving you a thorough understanding of the basic concepts of physics in all its aspects, the text uses interesting applications to biology, medicine, architecture, and digital technology to show you how useful physics is to your everyday life and in your future profession.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

    1. Introduction, Measurement, Estimating
    2. Describing Motion: Kinematics in One Dimension
    3. Kinematics in Two Dimensions; Vectors
    4. Dynamics: Newton’s Laws of Motion
    5. Circular Motion; Gravitation
    6. Work and Energy
    7. Linear Momentum
    8. Rotational Motion
    9. Static Equilibrium; Elasticity and Fracture
    10. Fluids
    11. Oscillations and Waves
    12. Sound
    13. Temperature and Kinetic Theory
    14. Heat
    15. The Laws of Thermodynamics
    16. Electric Charge and Electric Field
    17. Electric Potential
    18. Electric Currents
    19. DC Circuits
    20. Magnetism
    21. Electromagnetic Induction and Faraday’s Law
    22. Electromagnetic Waves
    23. Light: Geometric Optics
    24. The Wave Nature of Light
    25. Optical Instruments
    26. The Special Theory of Relativity
    27. Early Quantum Theory and Models of the Atom
    28. Quantum Mechanics of Atoms
    29. Molecules and Solids
    30. Nuclear Physics and Radioactivity
    31. Nuclear Energy; Effects and Uses of Radiation
    32. Elementary Particles
    33. Astrophysics and Cosmology

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