Conceptual Physical Science with MasteringPhysics / Edition 5

Conceptual Physical Science with MasteringPhysics / Edition 5

by Paul G. Hewitt, John A. Suchocki, Leslie A. Hewitt
     
 

ISBN-10: 0321752937

ISBN-13: 9780321752932

Pub. Date: 10/06/2011

Publisher: Addison-Wesley

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This engaging text takes learning physical science to a new level by combining Hewitt's leading conceptual approach with a friendly writing style, strong integration of the sciences, and more quantitative coverage. It provides a conceptual overview of basic, essential topics in physics, chemistry, earth science, and astronomy with optional quantitative coverage.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780321752932
Publisher:
Addison-Wesley
Publication date:
10/06/2011
Series:
MasteringPhysics Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
848
Sales rank:
131,012
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 11.10(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

Prologue: About Science

Part 1: Physics

1. Equilibrium and Linear Motion

2. Newton's Laws of Motion

3. Momentum and Energy

4. Gravity, Projectiles, and Satellites

5. Projectile and Satellite Motion

6. Temperature, Heat, and Thermodynamics

7. Heat Transfer and Change of Phase

8. Electrostatics and Electric Current

9. Magnetism and Electromagnetic Induction

10. Waves and Sound

11. Light

Part 2: Chemistry

12. Atoms and the Periodic Table

13. The Atomic Nucleus

14. Elements of Chemistry

15. How Atoms Bond and Molecules Attract

16. Mixtures

17. How Chemicals React

18. Two Types of Chemical Reactions

19. Organic Compounds

Part 3: Earth Science

20. Rocks and Minerals

21. Plate Tectonics and Earth’s Interior

22. Shaping the Earth’s Surface

23. Geologic Team–Reading the Rock Record

24. The Oceans, Atmosphere, and Climatic Effects

25. Driving Forces of Weather

Part 4: Astronomy

26. The Solar System

27. The Stars

28. Cosmology

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