The Sciences: An Integrated Approach (Workbook) / Edition 2

The Sciences: An Integrated Approach (Workbook) / Edition 2

by James Trefil, Robert M. Hazen
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0471199680

ISBN-13: 9780471199687

Pub. Date: 02/01/1998

Publisher: Wiley

Within this text, the authors explore the main aspects of physical and life sciences and will show how to integrate these scientific principles into everyday life and events. The reader/student will examine such issues as human health, technology, environmental concerns and more.

Overview

Within this text, the authors explore the main aspects of physical and life sciences and will show how to integrate these scientific principles into everyday life and events. The reader/student will examine such issues as human health, technology, environmental concerns and more.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471199687
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
02/01/1998
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
264
Product dimensions:
7.87(w) x 9.84(h) x 0.59(d)

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Table of Contents

Science: A Way of Knowing.

The Ordered Universe.

Energy.

Heat and the Second Law of Thermodynamics.

Electricity and Magnetism.

Waves and Electromagnetic Radiation.

The Atom.

Quantum Mechanics.

Atoms in Combination: The Chemical Bond.

Properties of Materials.

The Nucleus of the Atom.

The Ultimate Structure of Matter.

Albert Einstein and the Theory of Relativity.

The Stars.

Cosmology.

The Earth and Other Planets.

Plate Tectonics.

Cycles of the Earth.

Ecology, Ecosystems, and the Environment.

Strategies of Life.

Molecules of Life.

The Living Cell.

Classical and Modern Genetics.

The New Science of Life.

Evolution.

Appendices.

Glossary.

Credits.

Index.

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