Fundamentals of Physics / Edition 6by David Halliday, Robert Resnick, Jearl Walker
Pub. Date: 04/28/2002
Presents a complete, accurate and rigorous study of physics while bringing it forward into the '90s and beyond. The Fourth Edition of volumes 1 and 2 is concerned with mechanics and E&M/Optics. New features include: expanded coverage of classic physics topics, substantial increases in the number of in-text examples which reinforce text exposition, the latest pedagogical and technical advances in the field, numerical analysis, computer-generated graphics, computer projects and much more.
Table of ContentsPART 1.
Motion Along a Straight Line.
Motion in Two and Three Dimensions.
Force and Motion--I.
Force and Motion--II.
Kinetic Energy and Work.
Potential Energy and Conservation of Energy.
Systems of Particles.
Rolling, Torque, and Angular Momentum.
Equilibrium and Elasticity.
Temperature, Heat, and the First Law of Thermodynamics.
The Kinetic Theoryof Gases.
Entropy and the Second Law of Thermodynamics.
Current and Resistance.
Magnetic Fields Due to Currents.
Induction and Inductance.
Magnetism of Matter; Maxwell's Equation.
Electromagnetic Oscillations and Alternating Current.
Special Theory of Relativity.
Photons and Matter Waves.
More About Matter Waves.
All About Atoms.
Conduction of Electricity in Solids.
Energy from the Nucleus.
Quarks, leptons, and the Big Bang.
Answers to Checkpoints and Odd-Numbered Questions, Exercises, and Problems.
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