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Fundamentals of Physics: Mechanics, Relativity, and Thermodynamics (The Open Yale Courses Series)

Fundamentals of Physics: Mechanics, Relativity, and Thermodynamics (The Open Yale Courses Series)

by R. Shankar (Author)
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Professor R. Shankar, a well-known physicist and contagiously enthusiastic educator, was among the first to offer a course through the innovative Open Yale Course program. His popular online video lectures on introductory physics have been viewed over a million times. In this concise and self-contained book based on his online Yale course, Shankar explains the fundamental concepts of physics from Galileo’s and Newton’s discoveries to the twentieth-century’s revolutionary ideas on relativity and quantum mechanics.
 
The book begins at the simplest level, develops the basics, and reinforces fundamentals, ensuring a solid foundation in the principles and methods of physics. It provides an ideal introduction for college-level students of physics, chemistry, and engineering, for motivated AP Physics students, and for general readers interested in advances in the sciences.

Instructor resources--including problem sets and sample examinations--and more information about Professor Shankar's course are available at http://oyc.yale.edu/physics/phys-200.


 



Basic Physics: A Self-Teaching Guide

Basic Physics: A Self-Teaching Guide

by Karl F. Kuhn (Author)
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The fast, easy way to master the fundamentals of physics

Here is the most practical, complete, and easy-to-use guide available for understanding physics and the physical world. Even if you don't consider yourself a "science" person, this book helps make learning key concepts a pleasure, not a chore. Whether you need help in a course, want to review the basics for an exam, or simply have always been curious about such physical phenomena as energy, sound, electricity, light, and color, you've come to the right place! This fully up-to-date edition of Basic Physics:
* Has been tested, rewritten, and retested to ensure that you can teach yourself all about physics
* Requires no math--mathematical treatments and applications are included in optional sections so that you can choose either a mathematical or nonmathematical approach
* Lets you work at your own pace with a helpful question-and-answer format
* Lists objectives for each chapter--you can skip ahead or find extra help if you need it
* Reinforces what you learn with end-of-chapter self-tests



University Physics with Modern Physics (13th Edition)

University Physics with Modern Physics (13th Edition)

by Hugh D. Young (Author), Roger A. Freedman (Author), A. Lewis Ford (Author)
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University Physics with Modern Physics , Thirteenth Edition continues to set the benchmark for clarity and rigor combined with effective teaching and research-based innovation.     University Physics is known for its uniquely broad, deep, and thoughtful set of worked examples–key tools for developing both physical understanding and problem-solving skills. The Thirteenth Edition revises all the Examples and Problem-Solving Strategies to be more concise and direct while maintaining the Twelfth Edition's consistent, structured approach and strong focus on modeling as well as math. To help students tackle challenging as well as routine problems, the Thirteenth Edition adds Bridging Problems to each chapter, which pose a difficult, multiconcept problem and provide a skeleton solution guide in the form of questions and hints.   The text's rich problem sets–developed and refined over six decades–are upgraded to include larger numbers of problems that are biomedically oriented or require calculus. The problem-set revision is driven by detailed student-performance data gathered nationally through MasteringPhysics®, making it possible to fine-tune the reliability, effectiveness, and difficulty of individual problems.   Complementing the clear and accessible text, the figures use a simple graphic style that focuses on the physics. They also incorporate explanatory annotations–a technique demonstrated to enhance learning.   This package contains: University Physics with Modern Physics, Thirteenth Edition



Holt Physics: STUDENT EDITION 2006

Holt Physics: STUDENT EDITION 2006

by RINEHART AND WINSTON HOLT (Author)
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TEXTBOOK ONLY.Good condition!!May present Minor or HEAVY shelf wear.Great customer service!!



Physics (4th Edition)

Physics (4th Edition)

by James S. Walker (Author)
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ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, including customized versions for individual schools, and registrations are not transferable. In addition, you may need a CourseID, provided by your instructor, to register for and use Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products.   Packages Access codes for Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products may not be included when purchasing or renting from companies other than Pearson; check with the seller before completing your purchase.   Used or rental books If you rent or purchase a used book with an access code, the access code may have been redeemed previously and you may have to purchase a new access code.   Access codes Access codes that are purchased from sellers other than Pearson carry a higher risk of being either the wrong ISBN or a previously redeemed code. Check with the seller prior to purchase.   --



Physics: Principles with Applications

Physics: Principles with Applications

by Douglas C. Giancoli (Author)
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For algebra-based introductory physics courses taken primarily by pre-med, agricultural, technology, and architectural students. This best-selling algebra-based physics text is known for its elegant writing, engaging biological applications, and exactness. Physics: Principles with Applications, 6e retains the careful exposition and precision of previous editions with many interesting new applications and carefully crafted new pedagogy. It was written to give students the basic concepts of physics in a manner that is accessible and clear. The goal is for students to view the world through eyes that know physics.



Work, Energy, and Power: An Introduction to Basic Energy Physics (Stick Figure Physics Tutorials)

Work, Energy, and Power: An Introduction to Basic Energy Physics (Stick Figure Physics Tutorials)


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If you are already a physicist, or are taking physics and having no problem, then this is not the right book for you.

This is an introduction to the basic ideas in conservation of energy. It is intended for those who are new to the subject, or who are taking high school physics, AP physics, or an introductory, non-calculus based physics class.

It covers these topics:

Types of Energy
Energy Equations
Work
The Work-Kinetic Energy Theorem
Power
Conservation of Energy

It does go into some basic calculations, so you'll want to be comfortable with algebra before working through this book.

This book shows you step-by-step how to work through solving physics problems.

It also includes links to further resources at the end of every chapter- simulations, youtube videos, and interesting articles.



Physics

Physics

by John D. Cutnell (Author), Kenneth W. Johnson (Author), David Young (Author), Shane Stadler (Author)
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Cutnell and Johnson’s Physics has been the #1 text in the algebra-based physics market for almost 20 years. The 10th edition brings on new co-authors: David Young and Shane Stadler (both out of LSU). The Cutnell offering now includes enhanced features and functionality. The authors have been extensively involved in the creation and adaptation of valuable resources for the text. The 10th edition includes 160 New Chalkboard videos, guided online tutorials in every chapter, and vector drawing questions. All of these features are designed to encourage students to remain within the WileyPLUS environment, as opposed to pursuing the “pay-for-solutions” websites that short circuit the learning process. WileyPLUS sold separately from text.



Physics for Scientists and Engineers: A Strategic Approach with Modern Physics (3rd Edition)

Physics for Scientists and Engineers: A Strategic Approach with Modern Physics (3rd Edition)

by Randall D. Knight (Professor Emeritus) (Author)
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As the most widely adopted new physics book in more than 50 years, Knight’s Physics for Scientists and Engineers was published to widespread critical acclaim from professors and students. In the Third Edition, Knight builds on the research-proven instructional techniques he introduced in the first and second editions, as well as national data of student performance, to take student learning even further. Knight’s unparalleled insight into student learning difficulties, and his impeccably skillful crafting of text and figures at every level—from macro to micro—to address these difficulties, results in a uniquely effective and accessible book, leading students to a deeper and better-connected understanding of the concepts and more proficient problem-solving skills.   For the Third Edition, Knight continues to apply the best results from educational research, and to refine and tailor them for this course and its students. New pedagogical features (Chapter Previews, Challenge Examples, and Data-based Examples), end-of-chapter problem sets enhanced through analysis of national student metadata, and fine-tuned and streamlined content take the hallmarks of the previous editions—exceptionally effective conceptual explanation and problem-solving instruction—to a new level.   This package contains: Physics for Scientists and Engineers: A Strategic Approach with Modern Physics, Third Edition For the book with the access card package,please refer ISBN: 0321844351



Glencoe Physics: Principles & Problems, Student Edition (PHYSICS:PRINC AND PROBLEMS)

Glencoe Physics: Principles & Problems, Student Edition (PHYSICS:PRINC AND PROBLEMS)

by McGraw-Hill Education (Author)

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Give your class new momentum with conceptual understanding, valuable math support, and problem-solving activities.



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