The Physical Universe + Online Web Site / Edition 11

The Physical Universe + Online Web Site / Edition 11

by Konrad B. Krauskopf, Arthur Beiser, Arthur Beiser
     
 

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 scientistsSee more details below

Overview

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:
9780073014654
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
01/26/2005
Edition description:
Older Edition
Product dimensions:
7.98(w) x 9.94(h) x 1.10(d)

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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