# Physics for scientists & engineers. Chapters 1-37 [Fourth edition, Pearson new international edition] 1292024526, 9781292024523

For the calculus-based General Physics course primarily taken by engineers and science majors (including physics majors)

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English Pages vi, 1206 pages: illustrations; 28 cm [1215] Year 2013;2014

Cover......Page 1
Preface......Page 10
1. Introduction, Measurement, Estimating......Page 16
Problem Set (4/e): Introduction, Measurement, Estimating......Page 30
2. Describing Motion: Kinematics in One Dimension......Page 36
Problem Set (4/e): Describing Motion: Kinematics in One Dimension......Page 64
3. Kinematics in Two or Three Dimensions; Vectors......Page 74
Problem Set (4/e): Kinematics in Two or Three Dimensions; Vectors......Page 100
4. Dynamics: Newton's Laws of Motion......Page 110
Problem Set (4/e): Dynamics: Newton's Laws of Motion......Page 132
5. Using Newton's Laws: Friction, Circular Motion, Drag Forces......Page 142
Problem Set (4/e): Using Newton's Laws: Friction, Circular Motion, Drag Forces......Page 164
6. Gravitation and Newton's Synthesis......Page 174
Problem Set (4/e): Gravitation and Newton's Synthesis......Page 194
7. Work and Energy......Page 202
Problem Set (4/e): Work and Energy......Page 218
8. Conservation of Energy......Page 226
Problem Set (4/e): Conservation of Energy......Page 250
9. Linear Momentum......Page 260
Problem Set (4/e): Linear Momentum......Page 288
10. Rotational Motion......Page 298
Problem Set (4/e): Rotational Motion......Page 328
11. Angular Momentum; General Rotation......Page 340
Problem Set (4/e): Angular Momentum; General Rotation......Page 362
12. Static Equilibrium; Elasticity and Fracture......Page 372
Problem Set (4/e): Static Equilibrium; Elasticity and Fracture......Page 392
13. Fluids......Page 404
Problem Set (4/e): Fluids......Page 428
14. Oscillators......Page 436
Problem Set (4/e): Oscillators......Page 456
15. Wave Motion......Page 466
Problem Set (4/e): Wave Motion......Page 490
16. Sound......Page 498
Problem Set (4/e): Sound......Page 524
17. Temperature, Thermal Expansion, and the Ideal Gas Law......Page 534
Problem Set (4/e): Temperature, Thermal Expansion, and the Ideal Gas Law......Page 554
18. Kinetic Theory of Gases......Page 562
Problem Set (4/e): Kinetic Theory of Gases......Page 580
19. Heat and the First Law of Thermodynamics......Page 586
Problem Set (4/e): Heat and the First Law of Thermodynamics......Page 614
20. Second Law of Thermodynamics......Page 622
Problem Set (4/e): Second Law of Thermodynamics......Page 648
21. Electric Charge and Electric Field......Page 656
Problem Set (4/e): Electric Charge and Electric Field......Page 682
22. Gauss's Law......Page 692
Problem Set (4/e): Gauss's Law......Page 704
23. Electric Potential......Page 712
Problem Set (4/e): Electric Potential......Page 728
24. Capacitance, Dielectrics, Electric Energy Storage......Page 736
Problem Set (4/e): Capacitance, Dielectrics, Electric Energy Storage......Page 754
25. Electric Currents and Resistance......Page 764
Problem Set (4/e): Electric Currents and Resistance......Page 786
26. DC Circuits......Page 794
Problem Set (4/e): DC Circuits......Page 816
27. Magnetism......Page 826
Problem Set (4/e): Magnetism......Page 846
28. Sources of Magnetic Field......Page 854
Problem Set (4/e): Sources of Magnetic Field......Page 874
29. Electromagnetic Induction and Faraday's Law......Page 884
Problem Set (4/e): Electromagnetic Induction and Faraday's Law......Page 906
30. Inductance, Electromagnetic Oscillations, and AC Circuits......Page 916
Problem Set (4/e): Inductance, Electromagnetic Oscillations, and AC Circuits......Page 936
31. Maxwell's Equations and Electromagnetic Waves......Page 946
Problem Set (4/e): Maxwell's Equations and Electromagnetic Waves......Page 968
32. Light: Reflection and Refraction......Page 974
Problem Set (4/e): Light: Reflection and Refraction......Page 998
33. Lenses and Optical Instruments......Page 1008
Problem Set (4/e): Lenses and Optical Instruments......Page 1038
34. The Wave Nature of Light; Interference......Page 1046
Problem Set (4/e): The Wave Nature of Light; Interference......Page 1064
35. Diffraction and Polarization......Page 1072
Problem Set (4/e): Diffraction and Polarization......Page 1098
36. Special Theory of Relativity......Page 1104
Problem Set (4/e): Special Theory of Relativity......Page 1136
37. Early Quantum Theory and Models of the Atom......Page 1144
Problem Set (4/e): Early Quantum Theory and Models of the Atom......Page 1170
Appendix: Gravitational Force due to a Spherical Mass Distribution......Page 1178
Appendix: Differential Form of Maxwell's Equations......Page 1182
Periodic Table of the Elements......Page 1186
A......Page 1188
B......Page 1189
C......Page 1190
D......Page 1192
E......Page 1193
F......Page 1196
G......Page 1197
H......Page 1198
I......Page 1199
L......Page 1200
M......Page 1201
O......Page 1204
P......Page 1205
R......Page 1207
S......Page 1208
T......Page 1211
V......Page 1212
W......Page 1213
X......Page 1214
Z......Page 1215