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Schaum's Easy Outline of Applied Physics / Edition 2
     

Schaum's Easy Outline of Applied Physics / Edition 2

by Arthur Beiser
 

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ISBN-10: 0070043795

ISBN-13: 9780070043794

Pub. Date: 09/28/1987

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

Master applied physics and ace your exams with this easy-to-follow guide that pumps up your problem-solving skills while reducing the time you need to spend studying! Applied Physics lets you focus on the problems that are the core of the subject. As you study along at your own pace,this guide shows you step by step how to solve the kind of problems you're going to

Overview

Master applied physics and ace your exams with this easy-to-follow guide that pumps up your problem-solving skills while reducing the time you need to spend studying! Applied Physics lets you focus on the problems that are the core of the subject. As you study along at your own pace,this guide shows you step by step how to solve the kind of problems you're going to face on your exams. It gives you hundreds of completely worked problems with full solutions on the information that you really need to know. Hundreds of additional problems let you test your skills,then check the answers. This comprehensive study guide can be used with any textbook,but it's so complete it's ideal for independent study!

Master applied physics and ace your exams with this easy-to-follow guide that pumps up your problem-solving skills and reduces the time you need to spend studying! Students love Schaum's Outlines! Each and every year,students purchase hundreds of thousands of the best study guides available anywhere. Students know that Schaum's delivers the goods­­in faster learning curves,better test scores,and higher grades!

If you don't have a lot of time but want to excel in class,this book helps you:

  • Brush up before tests
  • Find answers fast
  • Study quickly and more effectively
  • Get the big picture without spending hours poring over lengthy textbooks

Schaum's Outlines give you the information teachers expect you to know in a handy and succinct format­­without overwhelming you with unnecessary details. You get a complete overview of the subject­­and no distracting minutiae. Plus,you get plenty of practice exercises to test your skill.Compatible with any classroom text,Schaum's lets you study at your own pace and reminds you of all the important facts you need to rememberÑfast! And Schaum's is so complete it's the perfect tool for preparing for graduate or professional exams!

Inside,you will find:

  • 810 detailed problems,including step-by-step solutions
  • 1,009 additional practice problems,with answers supplied
  • 400 multiple choice questions with answers
  • Easy-to-follow guidance on the practice and theory of mechanics,electricity,and optics
  • Understandable explanations of all topics,with accompanying sample problems and solutions

If your goal is better comprehension and top grades,this powerful study tool used independently or with your text is the best tutor you can have!

Chapters include:

  • Useful Math
  • Vectors
  • Motion in a Straight Line
  • Motion in a Vertical Plane
  • Laws of Motion
  • Friction
  • Energy
  • Momentum
  • Circular Motion and Gravitation
  • Rotational Motion
  • Equilibrium
  • Simple Machines
  • Elasticity
  • Simple Harmonic Motion
  • Waves and Sound
  • Fluids at Rest
  • Fluids in Motion
  • Heat
  • Expansion of Solids,Liquids,and Gases
  • Kinetic Theory of Matter
  • Thermodynamics
  • Heat Transfer
  • Electricity
  • Electric Current Direct Current Circuits
  • Capacitance
  • Magnetism
  • Electromagnetic Induction
  • Alternating-Current Circuits
  • Light
  • Spherical Mirrors
  • Lenses
  • Physical and Quantum Optics
  • Atomic Physics
  • The Solid State
  • Nuclear Physics

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070043794
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
09/28/1987
Series:
Schaum's Outlines Series
Edition description:
2nd ed
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
8.27(w) x 11.02(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Useful Math.Vectors. Motion in a Straight Line. Motion in a Vertical Plane. The Laws of Motion. Friction. Energy. Momentum. Circular Motion and Gravitation. Rotational Motion. Equilibrium. Simple Machines. Elasticity. Simple Harmonic Motion. Waves and Sound. Fluids at Rest. Fluids in Motion. Heat. Expansion of Solids, Liquids, and Gases. Kinetic Theory of Matter. Thermodynamics. Heat Transfer. Electricity. Electric Current. Direct-Current Circuits. Capacitance. Magnetism. Electromagnetic Induction. Alternating-Current Circuits. Light. Spherical Mirrors. Lenses. Physical and Quantum Optics. Atomic Physics. The Solid State. Nuclear Physics.

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