Physics For Dummies, 2 eBook Bundle: Physics I For Dummies & Physics II For Dummies

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John Wiley & Sons, Jan 3, 2013 - Science - 768 pages
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Two complete ebooks for one low price! Created and compiled by the publisher, this physics bundle brings together two of the bestselling For Dummies physics titles in one, e-only bundle. With this special bundle, you’ll get the complete text of the following titles: 

Physics I For Dummies, 2nd Edition

For high school and undergraduate students alike, physics classes are recommended or required courses for a wide variety of majors, and continue to be a challenging and often confusing course.  Physics I For Dummies, tracks specifically to an introductory course and, keeping with the traditionally easy-to-follow Dummies style, teaches you the basic principles and formulas in a clear and concise manner as well as the newest discoveries in the field, proving that you don't have to be Einstein to understand physics! 

Physics II For Dummies

Does just thinking about the laws of motion make your head spin? Does studying electricity short your circuits? Whether you're currently enrolled in an undergraduate-level Physics II course or just want a refresher on the fundamentals of advanced physics, Physics II For Dummies walks you through the essentials and gives you easy-to-understand and digestible guidance on this often intimidating course. As you learn about mechanical waves and sound, forces and fields, electric potential and electric energy, and much more, you'll appreciate the For Dummies law: The easier we make it, the faster you'll understand it! 

About the Author

Steven Holzner, PhD, taught physics at Cornell University for more than a decade and is a former contributing editor at PC Magazine. He is the author of Physics I For Dummies, 2nd Edition, Physics II For Dummies, Physics Essentials For Dummies, and Quantum Physics For Dummies

 

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Contents

For Dummies
Table of Contents
Using Physics to Understand Your World
Using Physics to Understand Your World
Forces
Measuring the World around You
Usin s stems of measurement
Using Scientific
Putting Obiects in Motion Momentum
Finding force
Conserving
Finding velocity with
Finding firing velocity with
Elastic
Colliding elastically along a line
Colliding elastically in

Checking the Accuracy and Precision
Estimating accuracy
Interpreting Equations as RealWorld Ideas
Exploring the Need for Speed
What Is Speed Anyway?
Acceleration
Influence of Gravity
Relating Acceleration Time
Linking Velocity Acceleration
Following Directions Motion in
Putting Vectors on the Grid
Finding vector components
Featuring Displacement Velocity
The golfbaIIoffthecliff exercise
When Push Comes to Shove Force
When Push Comes to Shove Force
Relating Force
Naming units of force
Looking at Equal
Getting Down with Gravity Inclined Planes
Figuring the speed along a ramp
Lets Get Fired Up Sending Obiects
Circling around Rotational Motion
Centripetal Force
Getting Angular with Displacement
Getting Up to Speed on Flow and Pressure
together
Getting Some Work Out of Physics
Getting Some Work Out of Physics
Kinetic Energy
Potential Energy
Conservative versus
The Conservation
The Rate of Doing Work
Winding Up with Angular Kinetics
Winding Up with Angular Kinetics
Finding tangential acceleration
Applying Vectors to Rotation
Rotational
Round and Round with Rotational
Looking into Mass
Moving along with rotational
Angular Momentum
Getting Around to Simple Harmonic Motion
Factoring Energy into Simple Harmonic
Laying Down the Laws of Thermodynamics
Thermal Expansion
Goin with the Flow Of Thermal
Getting specific with temperature
Here Take My Coat How Heat
Getting in Touch with
Considering conductors
Absorbing
The Second
Going against the flow with heat
Ten Physics Heroes
Ten Wild Physics Theories
Glossary
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The Attraction of Magnetism
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Seeing the Light When Electricity and Magnetism Combine
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Getting the Little Picture The Structure of Atoms
The Part of Tens
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