This calculus-based, introductory physics text aims to provide a modern approach to the traditional first-year topics. It incorporates historical material to motivate development of subjects and discusses contemporary applications, and also contains numerous problems.
Vectors; one-dimensional kinematics; inertia and two-dimensional motion; particle dynamics; work and energy; conservation of mechanical energy; linear momentum; systems of particles; rigid body rotation; torque oscillation; mechanical waves; temperature; First Law of Thermodynamics; electrostatics; electric fields; Gauss' Law; electric potential; capacitors and dielectrics; current and resistance; direct current circuits; tee magnetic field; sources of the magnetic field; EM induction; inductance and magnetic materials; AC circuits; Maxwell's equations; electromagnetic waves; light, reflections and refraction; lenses and optical instruments; wave optics; special relativity; early quantum theory; atomic physics; wave mechanics; atoms and solids; nuclear physics; nuclear reactions; fission, fusion; elementary particles.
University Physics by Harris Benson
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John Wiley and Sons Ltd
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