Physics I For Dummies

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Wiley, Jun 1, 2011 - Science - 408 pages
9 Reviews
The fun and easy way to get up to speed on the basic concepts ofphysics

For high school and undergraduate students alike, physicsclasses are recommended or required courses for a wide variety ofmajors, and continue to be a challenging and often confusingcourse.

Physics I For Dummies tracks specifically to anintroductory course and, keeping with the traditionallyeasy-to-follow Dummies style, teaches you the basic principles andformulas in a clear and concise manner, proving that you don't haveto be Einstein to understand physics!

  • Explains the basic principles in a simple, clear, andentertaining fashion
  • New edition includes updated examples and explanations, as wellas the newest discoveries in the field
  • Contains the newest teaching techniques

If just thinking about the laws of physics makes your head spin,this hands-on, friendly guide gets you out of the black hole andsheds light on this often-intimidating subject.

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Review: Physics I for Dummies

User Review  - Ram Tackett - Goodreads

Might be a good overview book, but the formulas are too small to read on my older kindle. Read full review

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User Review  - Carolanne - Goodreads

why did I read this book? it was supplemental material to help me get through a university physics course. the sole purpose was to help "dumb down" the main concepts and physics formulas. PROS: The ... Read full review

About the author (2011)

Steven Holzner, PhD is a former contributing editor at PC Magazine and has been on the faculty of both MIT and Cornell University. He is the author of Physics II For Dummies, Physics Essentials For Dummies, and Quantum Physics For Dummies.

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