Physics

Physics

by David Sang

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$27.00

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780521778022
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 07/16/2001
Pages: 464
Product dimensions: 8.66(w) x 10.87(h) x 0.94(d)
Age Range: 14 - 16 Years

Table of Contents

FORCES AND MOVEMENT; 1. Describing motion; 2. Forces and motion; 3. Forces and momentum; 4. Turning effects of forces; 5. Forces and matter; ENERGY; 6. Energy resources; 7. Energy transformations, energy transfers; 8. Work and power; 9. The kinetic model of matter; 10. Thermal energy transfers; 11. The gas laws; WAVES; 12. Sound; 13. How light travels; 14. Refraction of light; 15. The electromagnetic spectrum; 16. Waves; ELECTRICITY AND MAGNETISM; 17. Static electricity; 18. Electric circuits; 19. Electricity and energy; 20. Magnets and electromagnets; 21. Electromagnetic forces and electric motors; 22. Electromagnetic induction; 23. Electric control circuits; ATOMIC PHYSICS; 24. Atoms, nuclei and electrons; 25. Radioactivity; 26. Nuclear fission and fusion; THE EARTH AND SPACE; 27. The active Earth; 28. Around the Earth; 29. The Solar System; 30. The Universe; Glossary/Index

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