Outstanding text with long history that has been updated and given a fresh look and now includes an Essential Study Partner CD-ROM and strong Internet support through it's own website and accompanying PowerWeb. 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.
Product dimensions: 7.90 (w) x 9.90 (h) x 1.10 (d)
Table of Contents
1 The Scientific Method2 Motion 3 Energy 4 Matter and Energy 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