Physics for Scientists and Engineers

Physics for Scientists and Engineers : Part 1

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For the calculus-based General Physics course primarily taken by engineers and science majors (including physics majors).This long-awaited and extensive revision maintains Giancoli's reputation for creating carefully crafted, highly accurate and precise physics texts. Physics for Scientists and Engineers combines outstanding pedagogy with a clear and direct narrative and applications that draw the student into the physics. The new edition also features an unrivaled suite of media and on-line resources that enhance the understanding of physics.
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  • Paperback | 411 pages
  • 213.4 x 264.2 x 15.2mm | 861.84g
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • 3rd edition
  • 0130290947
  • 9780130290946

Table of contents

1. Introduction, Measurement, Estimating. 2. Describing Motion: Kinematics in One Dimension. 3. Kinematics in Two Dimensions; Vectors. 4. Dynamics: Newton's Laws of Motion. 5. Further Applications of Newton's Laws. 6. Gravitation and Newton's Synthesis. 7. Work and Energy. 8. Conservation of Energy. 9. Linear Momentum and Collisions. 10. Rotational Motion About a Fixed Axis. 11. General Rotation. 12. Static Equilibrium; Elasticity and Fracture.
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