Physics Principles with Applications – Douglas C. Giancoli – 4th Edition

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Key Benefit: Known for its clarity of exposition, this best-seller continues to provide the best and broadest coverage of any -based . offers an integrated set of simulations and multimedia support.

Key Topics:

  1. Continued emphasis on applying the principles of physics to real-world applications in biology, , geology, and other .
  2. Includes new or revised coverage of valves, magnetic dipole moment, resistors and transistors, the third law of thermodynamics, refrigerators, air conditioners, heat pumps, electric current, radon, of vector addition, friction, conservation of momentum, transmitted by waves, properties of water, specific heat, work , and potential .
  3. Market: For individuals in the fields of medicine, agriculture or architecture looking for an algebra-based introduction to physics.

Table of Contents


1: Introduction
2: Describing Motion: Kinematics in One Dimension
3: Kinematics in Two Dimensions; Vectors
4: Dynamics: Newton’s Laws of Motion
5: Circular Motion; Gravitation
6: Work and Energy
7: Linear Momentum
8: Rotational Motion
9: Static Equilibrium; Elasticity and Fracture
10: Fluids
11: Vibrations and Waves
12: Sound
13: Temperature and Kinetic Theory
14: Heat
15: The Laws of Thermodynamics
16: Electric Charge and Electric Field
17: Electric Potential
18: Electric Currents
19: DC Circuits
20: Magnetism
21: Electromagnetic Induction and Faraday's Law
22: Electromagnetic Waves
23: Light: Geometric Optics
24: The Wave Nature of Light
25: Optical Instruments
26: The Special Theory of Relativity
27: Early Quantum Theory and Models of the Atom
28: Quantum Mechanics of Atoms
29: Molecules and Solids
30: Nuclear Physics and Radioactivity
31: Nuclear Energy; Effects and Uses of Radiation
32: Elementary Particles
33: Astrophysics and Cosmology
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