# Cambridge International AS and A Level Physics Coursebook, 2nd Edition

## Book Description

Fully revised and updated content matching the Cambridge International Examinations 9702 syllabus for first examination in 2016. Endorsed by Cambridge International Examinations, the Second edition of the AS/A Level Coursebook comprehensively covers all the knowledge and skills students need for AS/A Level 9702 (first examination 2016). Written by renowned experts in , the text is written in an accessible style with international learners in mind. The Coursebook is easy to navigate with colour-coded sections to differentiate between AS and A Level content. Self-assessment questions allow learners to track their progression and exam-style questions help learners to prepare thoroughly for their examinations. Contemporary contexts are discussed throughout enhancing the relevance and interest for learners.

Chapter 1: Kinematics – describing motion
Chapter 2: Accelerated motion
Chapter 3: Dynamics – explaining motion
Chapter 4: Forces – vectorsand moments
Chapter 5: Work, energy and power
Chapter 6: Momentum
Chapter 7: Matter and materials
Chapter 8: Electric fields
Chapter 9: Electric current, potential difference and resistance
Chapter 10: Kirchhoff ’s laws
Chapter 11: Resistance and resistivity
Chapter 12: Practical circuits
Chapter 13: Waves
Chapter 14: Superposition of waves
Chapter 15: Stationary waves
Chapter P1: Practical skills at AS level
Chapter 17: Circular motion
Chapter 18: Gravitational fields
Chapter 19: Oscillations
Chapter 20:
Chapter 21: Thermal physics
Chapter 22: Ideal gases
Chapter 23: Coulomb’s law
Chapter 24: Capacitance
Chapter 25:
Chapter 26: Magnetic fields and electromagnetism
Chapter 27: Charged particles
Chapter 28: Electromagnetic induction
Chapter 29: Alternating currents
Chapter 30: physics
Chapter 31: Nuclear physics
Chapter 32: Medical imaging
Chapter P2: Planning, analysis and evaluation
Appendix 1: quantities and units
Appendix 2: Data, formulae and relationships
Appendix 3 The Periodic Table