Master Math: Essential Physics, 1st Edition

  • Debra Anne Ross Lawrence
  • David Allen Lawrence
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  • ISBN-10: 1305381246
  • ISBN-13: 9781305381247
  • DDC: 530
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 417 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released August 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012

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MASTER MATH: ESSENTIAL PHYSICS presents, teaches, and explains the fundamental topics of algebra-based physics. It includes engaging, fun examples and applications, as well as challenging practice problems with explanatory answers. Master Math: Essential Physics was written for you, the student, parent, teacher, tutor, or curious thinker. It covers the essentials of high school and college curricula. It can serve as a supplement to your textbook, a handy reference, or a tutor for lifetime learners. Topics encompass motion, force, momentum, Newton's Laws, equilibrium, friction, forces in nature, energy, work, elasticity, harmonic motion, static and moving fluids, heat, temperature, gas, electric fields, electromagnetism, direct and alternating current, waves, sound, radiation, light and optics, and an introduction to relativity, quanta, the atom, dark matter, and dark energy.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
About the Author.
Important Definitions.
1: Motion.
2: Force, Momentum, and Newton's Laws.
3: Equilibrium and Friction.
4: Natural Forces.
5: Energy and Work.
6: Elasticity and Harmonic Motion.
7: Fluids.
8: Heat and Temperature.
9: Gas and Thermodynamics.
10: Electric Fields and Currents.
11: Electromagnetism.
12: Alternating Current.
13: Waves, Sound, and Light.
14: Introduction to the “Fun Stuff”.
Other Backmatter.

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Debra Anne Ross Lawrence

Debra Anne Ross Lawrence is the author of other books in the Master Math series as well as the author of The 3:00 PM Secret: Live Slim and Strong, Live Your Dreams; The 3:00 PM Secret 10-Day Dream Diet; and Arrows Through Time: A Time Travel Tale of Adventure, Courage, and Faith. Debra earned a double Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology and Chemistry with honors from the University of California at Santa Cruz and a Master of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from Stanford University. David Allen Lawrence holds Bachelor and Master of Science degrees from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a Juris Doctor cum laude from the University of Minnesota.

David Allen Lawrence

David Allen Lawrence is coauthor of ARROWS THROUGH TIME: A TIME TRAVEL TALE OF ADVENTURE, COURAGE, AND FAITH and contributing author of THE 3:00 PM SECRET 10-DAY DREAM DIET. He holds Bachelor and Master of Science Degrees from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a Juris Doctor cum laude from the University of Minnesota. His career includes: Director of Law for a Fortune 500 energy company, senior vice president and general counsel for an engineering consulting company, and chief judge for a state regulatory commission.