Idiot's Guides: Physics, 1st Edition

  • Marc Humphrey
  • Paul V. Pancella
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  • ISBN-10: 1615647910
  • ISBN-13: 9781615647910
  • DDC: 530
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - 12th Grade +
  • 352 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released December 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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Physics can be an intimidating topic, particularly for anyone facing their first high school or college course. This title is a brand new book on the topic with new content and new authors who break down the complex topics of physics and make them easy to understand. Readers will learn from numerous examples and problems that teach all of the fundamentals of physics.

Table of Contents

Front Cover._x000D_
Other Frontmatter._x000D_
Title Page._x000D_
Copyright Page._x000D_
1: The Preliminaries._x000D_
2: Linear Motion._x000D_
3: Motion in Two and Three Dimensions._x000D_
4: Force and the Laws of Motion._x000D_
5: Everyday Applications of Mechanics._x000D_
6: Gravity._x000D_
7: Work and Energy._x000D_
8: Linear Momentum._x000D_
9: Rotational Motion._x000D_
Waves and Fluids._x000D_
10: Oscillating Motion._x000D_
11: Mechanical Waves._x000D_
12: Sound._x000D_
13: Fluids._x000D_
14: Temperature and Matter._x000D_
15: Heat._x000D_
16: Thermodynamic Processes._x000D_
Electricity and Magnetism._x000D_
17: Electricity._x000D_
18: Electrical Energy._x000D_
19: Current and Resistance._x000D_
20: Magnetism._x000D_
21: Electromagnetic Induction._x000D_
Light and Optics._x000D_
22: Light._x000D_
23: Optics._x000D_
Conversion Factors and Fundamental Constants._x000D_
Powers of Ten and More._x000D_
Additional Resources._x000D_
Solutions to the Exercises._x000D_
About the Authors._x000D_