University Physics for the Life Sciences, 1st edition
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University Physics for the Life Sciences helps you understand the connection between physics and biology. By blending light calculus-based physics with biology and consistently presenting the medical application, you’ll see the relevance and real-world application of physics to your career as you prepare for the MCAT.
Published by Pearson (June 8th 2021) - Copyright © 2022
Category: Calculus-Based Physics
Table of contents
PART I Force and Motion
1. Physics for the Life Sciences
2. Describing Motion
3. Motion Along a Line
4. Force and Motion
5. Interacting Systems
6. Equilibrium and Elasticity
7. Circular and Rotational Motion
PART II Energy and Thermodynamics
10. Work and Energy
11. Interactions and Potential Energy
13. Kinetic Theory
14. Entropy and Free Energy
PART III Oscillations and Waves
16. Traveling Waves and Sound
17. Superposition and Standing Waves
PART IV Optics
18. Wave Optics
19. Ray Optics
20. Optical Instruments
PART V Electricity and Magnetism
21. Electric Forces and Fields
22. Electric Potential
23. Biological Applications of Fields and Potentials
24. Current and Resistance
26. Magnetic Fields and Forces
27. Electromagnetic Induction and Electromagnetic Waves
PART VI Modern Physics
28. Quantum Physics
29. Atoms and Molecules
30. Nuclear Physics
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