Physical Universe / Edition 9

Physical Universe / Edition 9

by Konrad B. Krauskopf, Arthur Beiser
     
 

ISBN-10: 0072284145

ISBN-13: 9780072284140

Pub. Date: 10/28/1999

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

This is an outstanding text with a long history that has been updated and given a fresh look, including worked examples pulled out of the text into numbered boxes. Aimed at presenting the essentials of physics, chemistry, earth science, and astronomy in a clear, easy-to-understand way, The Physical Universe shows students how science works, how scientists…  See more details below

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This is an outstanding text with a long history that has been updated and given a fresh look, including worked examples pulled out of the text into numbered boxes. Aimed at presenting the essentials of physics, chemistry, earth science, and astronomy in a clear, easy-to-understand way, The Physical Universe shows students how science works, how scientists approach problems, and why science constantly evolves in its search for understanding. The text can also be packaged with its long time companion student study guide, which includes a review of chapter terms and concepts; self quizzing for extra practice; and solved problems from the text.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780072284140
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
10/28/1999
Edition description:
Older Edition

Table of Contents

1 The Scientific Method
2 Motion
3 Energy
4 Matter and Heat
5 Electricity and Magnetism
6 Waves
7 The Nucleus
8 The Atom
9 The Periodic Law
10 Crystals, Ions, and Solutions
11 Chemical Reactions
12 Organic Chemistry
13 Atmosphere and Hydrosphere
14 The Rock Cycle
15 The Evolving Earth
16 The Solar System
17 The Stars
18 The Universe

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