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"Gravity and Gravitation: Derivations, Equations and Applications" is a physics book written in a form that is easy to understand for high school and college students, as well as science buffs.

The book explains the principles of gravity and gravitation, gives derivations of important gravity equations and provides applications of those equations. It also compares the different theories of gravitation, from those of Newton to Einstein to present day concepts.

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Overview

"Gravity and Gravitation: Derivations, Equations and Applications" is a physics book written in a form that is easy to understand for high school and college students, as well as science buffs.

The book explains the principles of gravity and gravitation, gives derivations of important gravity equations and provides applications of those equations. It also compares the different theories of gravitation, from those of Newton to Einstein to present day concepts.

Gravity and Gravitation is part of the School for Champions educational book series.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780976798156
  • Publisher: SfC Publishing Co.
  • Publication date: 6/9/2011
  • Pages: 534
  • Age range: 13 - 18 Years
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 1.19 (d)

Meet the Author

Ron Kurtus has a broad scientific and mathematical background, including working as an engineering manager for the U.S. Air Force Space Defense programs and developing weather satellites at the Santa Barbara Research Center. He also taught Mathematics at the University of Missouri and Physical Science at the Milwaukee Area Technical College.

Kurtus is the founder and author of the award-winning School for Champions educational website, which has been cited as a resource in over 130 published books. The website is found at http://www.school-for-champions.com.
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