Mechanics | |
Introduction | |
Standards of Length, Mass, and Time | |
The Building Blocks of Matter | |
Dimensional Analysis | |
Uncertainty in Measurement and Significant Figures | |
Conversion of Units | |
Estimates and Order-of-Magnitude Calculations | |
Coordinate Systems | |
Trigonometry | |
Problem-Solving Strategy | |
Motion in One Dimension | |
Displacement | |
Velocity | |
Acceleration | |
Motion Diagrams | |
One-Dimensional Motion with Constant Acceleration | |
Freely-Falling Objects | |
Vectors and Two-Dimensional Motion | |
Vectors and Their Properties | |
Components of a Vector | |
Displacement, Velocity and Acceleration in Two Dimensions | |
Motion in Two Dimensions | |
Relative Velocity | |
The Laws of Motion | |
Forces | |
Newton's First Law | |
Newton's Second Law | |
Newton's Third Law | |
Applications of Newton's Laws | |
Forces of Friction | |
Energy | |
Work | |
Kinetic Energy and the Work-Energy Theorem | |
Gravitational Potential Energy | |
Spring Potential Energy | |
Systems and Energy Conservation | |
Power | |
Work Done by a Varying Force | |
Momentum and Collisions | |
Momentum and Impulse | |
Conservation of Momentum | |
Collisions | |
Glancing Collisions | |
Rocket Propulsion | |
Rotational Motion and the Law of Gravity | |
Angular Speed and Angular Acceleration | |
Rotational Motion Under Constant Angular Acceleration | |
Relations Between Angular and Linear Quantities | |
Centripetal Acceleration | |
Newtonian Gravitation | |
Kepler's Laws | |
Rotational Equilibrium and Rotational Dynamics | |
Torque | |
Torque and the Two Conditions for Equilibrium | |
The Center of Gravity | |
Examples of Objects in Equilibrium | |
Relationship Between Torque and Angular Acceleration | |
Rotational Kinetic Energy | |
Angular Momentum | |
Solids and Fluids | |
States of Matter | |
The Deformation of Solids | |
Density and Pressure | |
Variation of Pressure with Depth | |
Pressure Measurements | |
Buoyant Forces and Archimedes's Principle | |
Fluids in Motion | |
Other Applications of Fluid Dynamics | |
Surface Tension, Capillary Action, and Viscous Fluid Flow | |
Transport Phenomena. | |
Thermodynamics | |
Thermal Physics | |
Temperature and the Zeroth Law of Thermodynamics | |
Thermometers and Temperature Scales | |
Thermal Expansion of Solids and Liquids | |
Macroscopic Description of an Ideal Gas | |
The Kinetic Theory of Gases | |
Energy in Thermal Processes | |
Heat and Internal Energy | |
Specific Heat | |
Calorimetry | |
Latent Heat and Phase Change | |
Energy Transfer | |
Global Warming and Greenhouse Gases | |
The Laws of Thermodynamics | |
Work in Thermodynamic Processes | |
The First Law of Thermodynamics | |
Heat Engines and the Second Law of Thermodynamics | |
Entropy | |
Human Metabolism. | |
Vibrations And Waves | |
Vibrations and Waves | |
Hooke's Law | |
Elastic Potential Energy | |
Comparing Simple Harmonic Motion with Uniform Circular Motion | |
Position, Velocity, and Acceleration as a Function of Time | |
Motion of a Pendulum | |
Damped Oscillations | |
Waves | |
Frequency, Amplitude, and Wavelength | |
The Speed of Waves on Strings | |
Interference of Waves | |
Reflection of Waves | |
Sound | |
Producing a Sound Wave | |
Characteristics of Sound Waves | |
The Speed of Sound | |
Energy and Intensity of Sound Waves | |
Spherical and Plane Waves | |
The Doppler Effect | |
Interference of Sound Waves | |
Standing Waves | |
Forced Vibrations and Resonance | |
Standing Waves in Air Columns | |
Beats | |
Quality of Sound | |
The Ear. | |
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