Physics

Physics

Hardcover(3rd ed)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780471852216
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 03/25/1988
Edition description: 3rd ed
Pages: 843
Product dimensions: 0.63(w) x 2.36(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Partial table of contents:

THE GENERAL LAWS OF MOTION.

Motion in a Straight Line.

Motion in Two Dimensions.

Newton's Laws of Motion.

Statics.

Circular Motion.

ADDITIONAL TOPICS IN MECHANICS.

Work, Energy, and Power.

Linear and Angular Momentum.

Elastic Properties of Materials.

Vibrational Motion.

HEAT.

Temperature and the Behavior of Gases.

Thermodynamics.

Thermal Properties of Matter.

FLUIDS.

The Mechanics of Nonviscous Fluids.

Viscous Fluid Flow.

Cohesive Forces in Liquids.

ELECTRICITY AND MAGNETISM.

Electric Forces, Fields, and Potentials.

Direct Currents.

Nerve Conduction.

Magnetism.

Induced Currents and Fields.

WAVE MOTION.

The Description of Wave Motion.

Sound.

Wave Properties of Light.

Mirrors, Lenses, and Optical Instruments.

Appendices.

Answers to Odd-Numbered Exercises and Problems.

Index.

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