9780072281934

The Physical Universe

by
  • ISBN13:

    9780072281934

  • ISBN10:

    0072281936

  • Edition: 9th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 10/1/1999
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill College
  • View Upgraded Edition
  • Purchase Benefits
  • Free Shipping On Orders Over $59!
    Your order must be $59 or more to qualify for free economy shipping. Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace items, eBooks and apparel do not qualify for this offer.
  • Get Rewarded for Ordering Your Textbooks! Enroll Now
List Price: $90.20

Summary

This is an outstanding text with a long history that has been updated and given a fresh look, including worked examples pulled out of the text into numbered boxes. The text is now also accompanied by stronger media support with "CPS" eInstruction student response system questions, more extensive online quizzing, and PowerPoint lectures. Aimed at presenting the essentials of physics, chemistry, earth science, and astronomy in a clear, easy-to-understand way, The Physical Universe shows students how science works, how scientists approach problems, and why science constantly evolves in its search for understanding. The text can also be packaged with its long time companion student study guide, which includes a review of chapter terms and concepts; self quizzing for extra practice; and solved problems from the text. .

Table of Contents

The Scientific Method
Motion
Energy
Matter and Heat
Electricity and Magnetism
Waves
The Nucleus
The Atom
The Periodic Law
Crystals, Ions, and Solutions
Chemical Reactions
Organic Chemistry
Atmosphere and Hydrosphere
The Rock Cycle
The Evolving Earth
The Solar System
The Stars
The Universe
Table of Contents provided by Publisher. All Rights Reserved.

Rewards Program

Write a Review