Essentials of Physics: Arranged in the Form of Questions and Answers : Prepared Especially for Students of Medicine

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W.B. Saunders, 1896 - 319 pages

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Contents

BOOK I
17
The Attractions of Matter
26
Matter Force and Motion
33
Liquids Hydrostatics
40
Capillarity Osmose
58
Gases Atmosphere Barometers Pumps
61
BOOK II
77
Second Effect of Heat Change of Volume
87
Steam Engines Sources of Heat and Cold Mechanical Equivalent of Heat
129
BOOK III
139
Mirrors and Lenses
146
Dispersion and Spectroscope
167
Photography
184
BOOK IV
206
Music and Musical Instruments Phonograph
212
BOOK V
222

Third Effect of Heat Change of State Vapors Latent Heat
92
Hygrometry
113
Transmission of Heat
117
Calorimetry
124
Statical Electricity Atmospheric Electricity
232
Dynamical Electricity Batteries Electrical Units
246
Detection and Measurement of Voltaic Currents
262
XXVIIJ Electromagnets Telegraphy
285

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