Holt Physics / Edition 1

Holt Physics / Edition 1

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by Raymond Serway
     
 

ISBN-10: 0030505976

ISBN-13: 9780030505973

Pub. Date: 03/01/2000

Publisher: Harcourt College Publishers

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ISBN-13:
9780030505973
Publisher:
Harcourt College Publishers
Publication date:
03/01/2000

Table of Contents

Safety in the Physics Laboratory xxi
The Science of Physics
2(36)
What is physics?
4(6)
Measurements in experiments
10(10)
Quick Lab Metric Prefixes
12(8)
The language of physics
20(18)
Consumer Focus A Billion Burgers, a Trillion M&M's
24(2)
Summary
26(1)
Review and Assess
27(5)
Laboratory Exercise A Physics and Measurement
32(2)
Laboratory Exercise B Time and Measurement
34(4)
Motion in One Dimension
38(44)
Displacement and velocity
40(8)
Conceptual Challenge
41(4)
Conceptual Challenge
45(3)
Acceleration
48(12)
Conceptual Challenge
50(10)
Falling objects
60(22)
Quick Lab Time Interval of Free Fall
62(4)
Physics on the Edge Time Dilation
66(2)
Summary
68(1)
Review and Assess
69(7)
Laboratory Exercise Measuring Time and Motion
76(6)
Two-Dimensional Motion and Vectors
82(40)
Introduction to vectors
84(4)
Vector operations
88(10)
Projectile motion
98(8)
Quick Lab Projectile Motion
100(6)
Relative motion
106(16)
Conceptual Challenge
107(3)
Physics on the Edge Relativistic Addition of Velocities
110(2)
Summary
112(1)
Review and Assess
113(7)
Laboratory Exercise Velocity of a Projectile
120(2)
Forces and the Laws of Motion
122(44)
Changes in motion
124(6)
Quick Lab Force and Changes in Motion
126(3)
Tomorrow's Technology Indestructible Alloy
129(1)
Newton's first law
130(6)
Quick Lab Inertia
134(2)
Newton's second and third laws
136(5)
Conceptual Challenge
138(3)
Everyday forces
141(25)
Consumer Focus Driving and Friction
148(2)
Summary
150(1)
Review and Assess
151(7)
Laboratory Exercise Force and Acceleration
158(6)
Timelines: Physics and Its World: 1540--1690
164(2)
Work and Energy
166(40)
Work
168(4)
Energy
172(7)
Conservation of energy
179(5)
Quick Lab Potential Energy
180(4)
Work, energy, and power
184(22)
Conceptual Challenge
187(3)
Physics on the Edge The Equivalence of Mass and Energy
190(2)
Summary
192(1)
Review and Assess
193(7)
Laboratory Exercise Conservation of Mechanical Energy
200(6)
Momentum and Collisions
206(36)
Momentum and impulse
208(7)
Conservation of momentum
215(7)
Conceptual Challenge
216(1)
Consumer Focus Surviving a Collision
217(5)
Elastic and inelastic collisions
222(20)
Quick Lab Elastic and Inelastic Collisions
227(4)
Summary
231(1)
Review and Assess
232(6)
Laboratory Exercise Conservation of Momentum
238(4)
Rotational Motion and the Law of Gravity
242(34)
Measuring rotational motion
244(9)
Quick Lab Radians and Arc Length
245(8)
Tangential and centripetal acceleration
253(7)
Causes of circular motion
260(16)
Conceptual Challenge
262(4)
Physics on the Edge Orbiting Satellites and Black Holes
266(2)
Summary
268(1)
Review and Assess
269(5)
Laboratory Exercise Circular Motion
274(2)
Rotational Equilibrium and Dynamics
276(40)
Torque
278(5)
Quick Lab Two-Object Races
279(4)
Rotation and inertia
283(7)
Quick Lab Finding the Center of Mass Experimentally
284(6)
Rotational dynamics
290(8)
Simple machines
298(18)
Tomorrow's Technology Human Extenders
300(2)
Physics on the Edge Quantum Angular Momentum
302(2)
Summary
304(1)
Review and Assess
305(8)
Laboratory Exercise Machines and Efficiency
313(3)
Fluid Mechanics
316(40)
Fluids and buoyant force
318(7)
Conceptual Challenge
322(3)
Fluid pressure and temperature
325(7)
Quick Lab Foot Pressure
326(2)
Conceptual Challenge
328(4)
Fluids in motion
332(6)
Tomorrow's Technology Continuous-Flow Heart Pump
334(1)
Quick Lab Bernoulli's Principle
335(3)
Properties of gases
338(18)
Quick Lab Ideal Gas Law
339(3)
Summary
342(1)
Review and Assess
343(7)
Laboratory Exercise Boyle's Law
350(4)
Timelines: Physics and Its World: 1690--1785
354(2)
Heat
356(44)
Temperature and thermal equilibrium
358(7)
Quick Lab Sensing Temperature
358(2)
Conceptual Challenge
360(5)
Defining heat
365(6)
Quick Lab Transferring Energy by Work and Heat
368(3)
Changes in temperature and phase
371(12)
Tomorrow's Technology Heating and Cooling from the Ground Up
375(8)
Controlling heat
383(17)
Summary
386(1)
Review and Assess
387(5)
Laboratory Exercise Specific Heat Capacity
392(6)
Science, Technology, and Society: Climatic Warming
398(2)
Thermodynamics
400(36)
Relationships between heat and work
402(7)
Thermodynamic processes
409(11)
Tomorrow's Technology Deep-Sea Air Conditioning
416(4)
Efficiency of heat engines
420(5)
Tomorrow's Technology Solar Thermal Power Systems
421(1)
Conceptual Challenge
422(3)
Entropy
425(11)
Quick Lab Entropy and Probability
426(2)
Conceptual Challenge
428(2)
Summary
430(1)
Review and Assess
431(5)
Vibrations and Waves
436(42)
Simple harmonic motion
438(8)
Conceptual Challenge
439(3)
Consumer Focus Shock Absorbers and Damped Oscillation
442(2)
Quick Lab Energy of a Pendulum
444(2)
Measuring simple harmonic motion
446(6)
Conceptual Challenge
449(3)
Properties of waves
452(7)
Wave interactions
459(19)
Tomorrow's Technology Acoustic Levitation
464(2)
Physics on the Edge De Broglie Waves
466(2)
Summary
468(1)
Review and Assess
469(5)
Laboratory Exercise The Pendulum and Simple Harmonic Motion
474(2)
Timelines: Physics and Its World: 1785--1830
476(2)
Sound
478(40)
Sound waves
480(7)
Conceptual Challenge
483(1)
Tomorrow's Technology Acoustic Bridge Inspection
484(3)
Sound intensity and resonance
487(7)
Quick Lab Resonance
491(1)
Conceptual Challenge
492(2)
Harmonics
494(24)
Quick Lab A Pipe Closed at One End
497(3)
Consumer Focus Reverberation
500(2)
Conceptual Challenge
502(2)
Physics on the Edge The Doppler Effect and the Big Bang
504(2)
Summary
506(1)
Review and Assess
507(5)
Laboratory Exercise Speed of Sound
512(4)
Science, Technology, and Society: Noise Pollution
516(2)
Light and Reflection
518(42)
Characteristics of light
520(6)
Tomorrow's Technology Sulfur Light Bulbs
524(2)
Flat mirrors
526(4)
Curved mirrors
530(13)
Quick Lab Curved Mirrors
533(10)
Color and polarization
543(17)
Conceptual Challenge
545(2)
Quick Lab Polarization of Sunlight
547(2)
Summary
549(1)
Review and Assess
550(6)
Laboratory Exercise Brightness of Light
556(4)
Refraction
560(36)
Refraction
562(6)
Conceptual Challenge
565(3)
Thin lenses
568(12)
Quick Lab Focal Length
570(7)
Quick Lab Prescription Glasses
577(3)
Optical Phenomena
580(16)
Quick Lab Periscope
581(5)
Summary
586(1)
Review and Assess
587(6)
Laboratory Exercise Converging Lenses
593(3)
Interference and Diffraction
596(30)
Interference
598(7)
Diffraction
605(9)
Conceptual Challenge
608(6)
Coherence
614(12)
Consumer Focus Holograms
616(3)
Summary
619(1)
Review and Assess
620(4)
Laboratory Exercise Diffraction
624(2)
Electric Forces and Fields
626(38)
Electric charge
628(6)
Conceptual Challenge
631(1)
Quick Lab Polarization
632(2)
Electric force
634(9)
Conceptual Challenge
637(6)
The electric field
643(21)
Consumer Focus Microwave Ovens
645(8)
Summary
653(1)
Review and Assess
654(6)
Laboratory Exercise Electrostatics
660(4)
Electrical Energy and Capacitance
664(28)
Electrical potential energy
666(4)
Potential difference
670(6)
Consumer Focus Finding the Right Battery
674(2)
Capacitance
676(16)
Conceptual Challenge
678(4)
Summary
682(1)
Review and Assess
683(5)
Laboratory Exercise Capacitance and Electrical Energy
688(2)
Science, Technology, and Society: Are Electric Cars an Answer to Pollution?
690(2)
Current and Resistance
692(36)
Electric current
694(6)
Quick Lab A Lemon Battery
696(1)
Conceptual Challenge
697(3)
Resistance
700(8)
Conceptual Challenge
704(1)
Tomorrow's Technology Electroporation
705(3)
Electric power
708(20)
Conceptual Challenge
709(2)
Quick Lab Energy Use in Home Appliances
711(3)
Physics on the Edge Electron Tunneling
714(2)
Summary
716(1)
Review and Assess
717(5)
Laboratory Exercise Current and Resistance
722(4)
Timelines: Physics and Its World: 1830--1890
726(2)
Circuits and Circuit Elements
728(36)
Schematic diagrams and circuits
730(6)
Conceptual Challenge
732(2)
Quick Lab Simple Circuits
734(2)
Resistors in series or in parallel
736(10)
Quick Lab Series and Parallel Circuits
741(1)
Conceptual Challenge
742(4)
Complex resistor combinations
746(18)
Consumer Focus Decorative Lights and Bulbs
751(2)
Summary
753(1)
Review and Assess
754(6)
Laboratory Exercise Resistors in Series and in Parallel
760(4)
Magnetism
764(28)
Magnets and magnetic fields
766(4)
Quick Lab Magnetic Field of a File Cabinet
768(2)
Electromagnetism and magnetic domains
770(3)
Quick Lab Electromagnetism
771(2)
Magnetic force
773(19)
Summary
780(1)
Review and Assess
781(5)
Laboratory Exercise Magnetic Field of a Conducting Wire
786(4)
Science, Technology, and Society: Electromagnetic Fields: Can They Affect Your Health?
790(2)
Induction and Alternating Current
792(36)
Induced current
794(9)
Conceptual Challenge
797(6)
Alternating current, generators, and motors
803(11)
Consumer Focus Avoiding Electrocution
813(1)
Inductance
814(14)
Summary
820(1)
Review and Assess
821(5)
Laboratory Exercise Electromagnetic Induction
826(2)
Atomic Physics
828(36)
Quantization of energy
830(10)
Conceptual Challenge
837(3)
Models of the atom
840(8)
Quick Lab Atomic Spectra
843(2)
Conceptual Challenge
845(1)
Tomorrow's Technology Laser Surface Analyzer
846(2)
Quantum mechanics
848(16)
Summary
855(1)
Review and Assess
856(4)
Laboratory Exercise The Photoelectric Effect
860(2)
Timelines: Physics and Its World: 1890--1950
862(2)
Modern Electronics
864(30)
Conduction in the solid state
866(6)
Semiconductor applications
872(9)
Superconductors
881(13)
Summary
885(1)
Review and Assess
886(3)
Laboratory Exercise Resistors and Diodes
889(3)
Science, Technology, and Society: What Can We Do With Nuclear Waste?
892(2)
Subatomic Physics
894(40)
The nucleus
896(7)
Nuclear decay
903(10)
Conceptual Challenge
909(4)
Nuclear reactions
913(4)
Particle physics
917(17)
Conceptual Challenge
920(4)
Physics on the Edge Antimatter
924(2)
Summary
926(1)
Review and Assess
927(5)
Laboratory Exercise Half-Life
932(2)
Reference Section 934(38)
Appendix A Mathematical Review
936(15)
Appendix B Symbols
951(7)
Appendix C SI Units
958(2)
Appendix D Useful Tables
960(4)
Appendix E Periodic Table
964(2)
Appendix F Abbreviated Table of Isotopes
966(6)
Answers to Selected Problems 972(10)
Credits 982(2)
Glossary 984(5)
Index 989

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