Conceptual Physics, 12th Edition

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1 About Science

PART ONE: Mechanics
Chapter 2 Newton’s First Law of Motion–Inertia
Chapter 3 Linear Motion
Chapter 4 Newton’s Second Law of Motion
Chapter 5 Newton’s Third Law of Motion
Chapter 6 Momentum
Chapter 7 Energy
Chapter 8 Rotational Motion
Chapter 9 Gravity
Chapter 10 Projectile and Satellite Motion

PART TWO: Properties of Matter
Chapter 11 The Atomic Nature of Matter
Chapter 12 Solids
Chapter 13 Liquids
Chapter 14 Gases

Chapter 15 Temperature, Heat, and Expansion
Chapter 16 Heat Transfer
Chapter 17 Change of Phase
Chapter 18 Thermodynamics

Chapter 19 Vibrations and Waves
Chapter 20 Sound
Chapter 21 Musical Sounds

PART FIVE: Electricity and Magnetism
Chapter 22 Electrostatics
Chapter 23 Electric Current
Chapter 24 Magnetism
Chapter 25 Electromagnetic Induction

Chapter 26 Properties of Light
Chapter 27 Color
Chapter 28 Reflection and Refraction
Chapter 29 Light Waves
Chapter 30 Light Emission
Chapter 31 Light Quanta

PART SEVEN: Atomic and Nuclear Physics
Chapter 32 The Atom and the
Chapter 33 The Atomic Nucleus and Radioactivity
Chapter 34 Nuclear Fission and Fusion

PART EIGHT: Relativity
Chapter 35 Special of Relativity
Chapter 36 General Theory of Relativity

APPENDIX A: On Measurement and Unit Conversions
APPENDIX B: More About Motion
APPENDIX C: Graphing
APPENDIX D: Vector Applications
APPENDIX E: Exponential Growth and Doubling Time

Book Details

  • Title: Conceptual Physics, 12th Edition
  • Author:
  • Length: 816 pages
  • Edition: 12
  • Language: English
  • Publisher:
  • Publication Date: 2014-01-16
  • ISBN-10: 0321909100
  • ISBN-13: 9780321909107
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