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Physics By Kenneth S. Krane

Physics by Kenneth S. Krane

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Part of a two-volume set of introductory physics textbooks which guide students through the fundamentals of the subject, this work has been revised and updated in order to provide a rigorous account of physics in the 1990s.

Physics Summary

Physics: Pt.1 by Kenneth S. Krane

Presents a complete, accurate and rigorous study of physics while bringing it forward into the '90s and beyond. The Fourth Edition of volumes 1 and 2 is concerned with mechanics and E&M/Optics. New features include: expanded coverage of classic physics topics, substantial increases in the number of in-text examples which reinforce text exposition, the latest pedagogical and technical advances in the field, numerical analysis, computer-generated graphics, computer projects and much more.

Table of Contents

Measurement; motion in one dimension; vectors; motion in two and three dimensions; force and Newton's laws; particle dynamics; work and energy; conservation of energy; systems of particles; collisions; rotational kinematics; rotational dynamics; angular momentum; equilibrium of rigid bodies; oscillations; gravitation; fluid statics; fluid dynamics; wave motion; sound waves; the special theory of relativity; temperature; kinetic theory and the ideal gas; statistical mechanics; heat and the first law of thermodynamics; entropy and the second law of thermodynamics.

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Physics: Pt.1 by Kenneth S. Krane
Used - Very Good
John Wiley and Sons Ltd
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