Schaum's Easy Outline of College Physics

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McGraw Hill Professional, Nov 12, 1999 - Science - 138 pages
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Contents

Newtonian Mechanics
1
Density Elasticity and Fluids
37
Heat Temperature and Thermodynamics
53
Waves
70
Electricity and Magnetism
79
Light and Geometrical Optics
118
Index
133
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About the author (1999)

Distinguished Professor At Large, University of Dayton, received his Ph.D. in physics from Cornell University.

Eugene Hecht is a member of the Physics Department of Adelphi Unversity in New York. He has authored eight books.

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