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Physics, Chapters 1-17

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ISBN-10: 0471663166

ISBN-13: 9780471663164

Edition: 7th 2007 (Revised)

Authors: Kenneth W. Johnson, John D. Cutnell, Johnh D. Cutnell

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This bestselling book helps readers understand the interrelationships among basic physics concepts and how they fit together to describe our physical world. Real-world physics applications are presented throughout the chapters, including many biomedical applications, to show how physics principles come into play over and over again in our lives. Highlighted Problem Solving Insights sections explain each calculation in detail, guiding readers through the quantitative process. The Concepts at a Glance charts provide a visual representation of the conceptual development of physics principles.
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Book details

List price: $129.95
Edition: 7th
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 1/10/2006
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 584
Size: 8.25" wide x 10.50" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 2.442
Language: English

Introduction and Mathematical Concepts
Kinematics in One Dimension
Kinematics in Two Dimensions
Forces and Newton's Laws of Motion
Dynamics of Uniform Circular Motion
Work and Energy
Impulse and Momentum
Rotational Kinematics
Rotational Dynamics
Simple Harmonic Motion and Elasticity
Temperature and Heat
The Transfer of Heat
The Ideal Gas Law and Kinetic Theory
Waves and Sound
The Principle of Linear Superposition and Interference Phenomena
Electric Forces and Electric Fields
Electric Potential energy and the Electric Potential
Electric Circuits
Magnetic forces and Magnetic Fields
Electromagnetic Induction
Alternating Current Circuits
Alternating Current Circuits
The Reflection of Light: Mirrors
The refraction of Light:Lenses and Optical Instruments
Interference and the Wave Nature of Light
Special relativity
Particles and Waves
The Nature of the Atom
Nuclear Physics and radioactivity
Ionizing Radiation, Nuclear Energy, and Elementary Particles