## Discoveries in physics for scientists and engineers |

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### Contents

CHAPTER TITLE PAGE Foreword and Introduction | 1 |

Aristotle Galileo and Experimental Science | 3 |

The Laws of Physics | 5 |

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2h g absorption angle antilog aperture APPARATUS apparent depth axis background count ball become familiar capacitor centre challenge CHAPTER coefficient of restitution COLLISIONS conclusions constant described disc distance Doppler effect electrons equation errors expected EXPERIMENT 9-2 experimental data exponential film filter focal length frequency Galileo give graph graphical analysis height h hoop inertia infinite number instructor intercept inverse square law kinetic energy laboratory lens let the student mass measuring microscope method modulus multimeter NEWTON'S RINGS object obtained oscilloscope perhaps periment phenomenon physics PLANCK'S CONSTANT plot of log Polaroid-Land Camera precision prism problem project is straight quantity radioactive radius readings relation resistors resonant ring rotating scientific supply house shear modulus shown SIMPLE HARMONIC MOTION slope spectrometer speed sphere stop watch straight forward straight line strobe stroboscope theoretical analysis theoretical development theory tubes valid vibration voltage wavelength Wheatstone's bridge wire YOUNG'S MODULUS