APPLIED PHYSICS, 10/e is a highly successful textbook presenting clear, to-the-point topical coverage of basic physics applied to industrial and technical fields. A wealth of real-world applications motivate readers by teaching physics concepts in context. KEY FEATURES: *Detailed, well-illustrated examples support reader understanding of skills and concepts.*Extensive problem sets assist reader learning by providing ample opportunity for practice.*Physics Connections relate the text material to everyday life experiences. *Applied Concepts problems foster critical thinking.*Try This Activity involve demonstrations or mini-activities that can be performed by readers to experience a physics concept.*Biographical sketches of important scientists connect ideas with real people. Unique Problem-Solving Method This textbook teaches readers to use a proven, effective problem-solving methodology. * The consistent use of this special problem-solving method trains readers to make a sketch, identify the data elements, select the appropriate equation, solve for the unknown quantity, and substitute the data in the working equation.
An icon that outlines the method is placed in the margin of most problem sets as a reminder to readers.
An Introduction to Physics Chapter 1 The Physics Tool Kit Chapter 2 Problem Solving Chapter 3 Vectors Chapter 4 Motion Chapter 5 Force Chapter 6 Momentum Chapter 7 Concurrent and Parallel Forces Chapter 8 Work and Energy Chapter 9 Rotational Motion Chapter 10 Simple Machines Chapter 11 Universal Gravitation and Satellite Motion Chapter 12 Matter Chapter 13 Fluids Chapter 14 Temperature and Heat Transfer Chapter 15 Properties of Gases Chapter 16 Wave Motion and Sound Chapter 17 Basic Electricity Chapter 18 Magnetism Chapter 19 Alternating Current Electricity Chapter 20 Light Chapter 21 Reflection and Refraction Chapter 22 Color Chapter 23 Survey of Modern Physics Chapter 24 Special and General Relativity Appendix A Mathematics Review Appendix B Scientific Calculator Appendix C Problem-Solving Strategy: Dimensional and Unit Analysis Appendix D Tables Appendix E Glossary Appendix F Answers to Odd-Numbered Problems and to All Chapter Review Questions and Problems
Number Of Pages:
- ID: 9780132719865
10th International edition
- Saver Delivery: Yes
- 1st Class Delivery: Yes
- Courier Delivery: Yes
- Store Delivery: Yes
Prices are for internet purchases only. Prices and availability in WHSmith Stores may vary significantly
© Copyright 2013 - 2016 WHSmith and its suppliers.
WHSmith High Street Limited Greenbridge Road, Swindon, Wiltshire, United Kingdom, SN3 3LD, VAT GB238 5548 36