University Physics with Modern Physics (Chapters 1-40) / Edition 1

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Overview

University Physics, 1e by Bauer and Westfall is a comprehensive text with enhanced calculus coverage incorporating a consistently used 7-step problem solving method. The authors include a wide variety of everyday contemporary topics as well as research-based discussions. Both are designed to help students appreciate the beauty of physics and how physics concepts are related to the development of new technologies in the fields of engineering, medicine, astronomy and more.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780077354787
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies,Inc.
  • Publication date: 1/11/2010
  • Edition description: Older Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 1408
  • Product dimensions: 8.80 (w) x 11.00 (h) x 2.00 (d)

Table of Contents

0 The Big Picture: Modern Physics Frontiers

1 Overview

2 Motion in a Straight Line

3 Motion in Two and Three Dimensions

4 Force

5 Kinetic Energy, Work, and Power

6 Potential Energy and Energy Conservation

7 Momentum and Collisions

8 Systems of Particles and Extended Objects

9 Circular Motion

10 Rotation

11 Static Equilibrium

12 Gravitation

13 Solids and Fluids

14 Oscillations

15 Waves

16 Sound

17 Temperature

18 Heat and the First Law of Thermodynamics

19 Ideal Gases

20 The Second Law of Thermodynamics

21 Electrostatics

22 Electric Fields and Gauss’s Law

23 Electric Potential

24 Capacitors

25 Current and Resistance

26 Direct Current Circuits

27 Magnetism

28 Magnetic Fields of Moving Charges

29 Electromagnetic Induction

30 Electromagnetic Oscillations and Currents

31 Electromagnetic Waves

32 Geometric Optics

33 Lenses and Optical Instruments

34 Wave Optics

35 Relativity

36 Quantum Physics

37 Quantum Mechanics

38 Atomic Physics

39 Elementary Particle Physics

40 Nuclear Physics

Appendix A: Mathematical Primer

Appendix B: Isotope Masses, Binding Energies, and Half-Lives

Appendix C: Element Properties

Answers to Selected Questions and Problems
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