College Physics: Explore and Apply, 2nd edition
Published by Pearson (January 16th 2018) - Copyright © 2019
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Help students learn physics by doing physicsCollege Physics: Explore and Apply allows students to build a deep and robust conceptual understanding of physics by encouraging an active role in the learning process. Through this approach, students build a strong conceptual foundation via observation, analysis, and testing that leads to confidence in applying knowledge to complex situations.
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MasteringTM Physics and the new Pearson eText engage students in active learning and the world of physics. New types of End-of-chapter problems give students the chance to apply what they have learned while the Active Learning Guide (ALG), Instructor Guide, and Ready-to-Go Teaching Modules create a comprehensive learning system that instructors can efficiently adapt to their method of instruction.
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Table of contents
1. Introducing physics
2. Kinematics: Motion in one dimension
3. Newtonian mechanics
4. Applying Newton’s laws
5. Circular motion
6. Impulse and linear momentum
7. Work and energy
8. Extended bodies at rest
9. Rotational motion
10. Vibrational motion
13. Static fluids
14. Fluids in motion
15. First law of thermodynamics
16. Second law of thermodynamics
17. Electric charge, force, and energy
18. The electric field
19. DC circuits
21. Electromagnetic induction
22. Reflection and refraction
23. Mirrors and lenses
24. Wave optics
25. Electromagnetic waves
26. Special relativity
27. Quantum optics
28. Atomic physics
29. Nuclear physics
30. Particle physics
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