Physics for Scientists and Engineers, Chapters 1-39 / Edition 8

Physics for Scientists and Engineers, Chapters 1-39 / Edition 8

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by Raymond A. Serway, Raymond Serway, John W. Jewett, John Jewett
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0495827819

ISBN-13: 9780495827818

Pub. Date: 11/06/2009

Publisher: Cengage Learning

This best-selling, calculus-based text is recognized for its carefully crafted, logical presentation of the basic concepts and principles of physics. Raymond Serway, Robert Beichner, and contributing author John W. Jewett present a strong problem-solving approach that is further enhanced through increased realism in worked examples. Problem-solving strategies and

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This best-selling, calculus-based text is recognized for its carefully crafted, logical presentation of the basic concepts and principles of physics. Raymond Serway, Robert Beichner, and contributing author John W. Jewett present a strong problem-solving approach that is further enhanced through increased realism in worked examples. Problem-solving strategies and hints allow students to develop a systematic approach to completing homework problems. The outstanding ancillary package includes full multimedia support, online homework, and a content-rich Web site that provides extensive support for instructors and students. The CAPA (Computer-assisted Personalized Approach), WebAssign, and University of Texas homework delivery systems give instructors flexibility in assigning online homework.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780495827818
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
11/06/2009
Series:
Available 2010 Titles Enhanced Web Assign Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
1296
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.60(d)

Table of Contents


PART IV: ELECTRICITY AND MAGENTISM
23.Electric Fields
24.Gauss's Law
25.Electric Potential
26.Capacitance and Dielectrics
27.Current and Resistance. 28. Direct Current Circuits. 29. Magnetic Fields. 30. Sources of the Magnetic Field. 31. Faraday's Law. 32. Inductance. 33. Alternating Current Circuits. 34. Electromagnetic Waves.
PART V: LIGHT AND OPTICS. 35. The Nature of Light and the Laws of Geometric Optics. 36. Geometric Optics. 37. Interference of Light Waves. 38. Diffraction and Polarization.
PART VI: MODERN PHYSICS. 39. Relativity. 40. Introduction to Quantum Physics. 41. Quantum Mechanics. 42. Atomic Physics. 43. Molecules and Solids. 44. Nuclear Structure. 45. Nuclear Fission and Fusion. 46. Particle Physics and Cosmology.

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