Applied Physics

Applied Physics, 11th edition

  • Dale Ewen, 
  • Erik Gundersen, 
  • Neill Schurter

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Overview

Applied Physics prepares you for industrial and technical career success with a wealth of real-world physics applications and a unique problem-solving format. You'll learn more about the types of physics-related careers, technologies currently in use, and new and exciting developments in this field.

Published by Pearson (July 30th 2021) - Copyright © 2017

ISBN-13: 9780137518241

Subject: Engineering Technology

Category: Engineering Technology

Table of contents

An Introduction to Physics
1. The Physics Tool Kit
2. Problem Solving
3. Vectors
4. Motion
5. Force
6. Momentum
7. Concurrent and Parallel Forces
8. Work and Energy
9. Rotational Motion
10. Simple Machines
11. Universal Gravitation and Satellite Motion
12. Matter
13. Fluids
14. Temperature and Heat Transfer
15. Properties of Gases
16. Wave Motion and Sound
17. Basic Electricity
18. Magnetism
19. Alternating Current Electricity
20. Light
21. Reflection and Refraction
22. Color
23. Survey of Modern Physics
24. Special and General Relativity
Appendix A Mathematics Review
Appendix B Problem-Solving Strategy: Dimensional and Unit Analysis
Appendix C Tables
Appendix D Scientific Calculator
Appendix E Glossary
Appendix F Answers to Odd-Numbered Problems and to All Chapter Review Questions and Problems
Index

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