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Principles of Physics Vol. 1 : With Physics Now

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Pub. Date:
6/16/2003
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Table of Contents

An Invitation to Physics 1(4)
Introduction and Vectors
5(33)
Standards of Length, Mass, and Time
5(4)
Density and Atomic Mass
9(1)
Dimensional Analysis
10(1)
Conversion of Units
11(1)
Order-of-Magnitude Calculations
12(1)
Significant Figures
13(2)
Coordinate Systems
15(1)
Vectors and Scalars
16(2)
Some Properties of Vectors
18(2)
Components of a Vector and Unit Vectors
20(5)
Modeling, Alternative Representations, and Problem-Solving Strategy
25(13)
Summary
30(8)
Context 1 Mission to Mars
38(359)
Motion in One Dimension
40(35)
Average Velocity
41(3)
Instantaneous Velocity
44(5)
Analysis Models---The Particle Under Constant Velocity
49(2)
Acceleration
51(3)
Motion Diagrams
54(2)
The Particle Under Constant Acceleration
56(4)
Freely Falling Objects
60(5)
Context Connection---Liftoff Acceleration
65(10)
Summary
66(9)
Motion in Two Dimensions
75(31)
The Position, Velocity, and Acceleration Vectors
75(3)
Two-Dimensional Motion with Constant Acceleration
78(2)
Projectile Motion
80(7)
The Particle in Uniform Circular Motion
87(3)
Tangential and Radial Acceleration
90(1)
Relative Velocity
91(3)
Context Connection---Circular Orbits
94(12)
Summary
96(10)
The Laws of Motion
106(33)
The Concept of Force
106(2)
Newton's First Law
108(2)
Inertial Mass
110(1)
Newton's Second Law---The Particle under a Net Force
111(3)
The Gravitational Force and Weight
114(2)
Newton's Third Law
116(3)
Applications of Newton's Laws
119(8)
Context Connection---Controlling the Spacecraft in Empty Space
127(12)
Summary
129(10)
More Applications of Newton's Laws
139(38)
Forces of Friction
139(8)
Newton's Second Law Applied to a Particle in Uniform Circular Motion
147(7)
Nonuniform Circular Motion
154(2)
Motion in the Presence of Velocity-Dependent Resistive Forces
156(3)
Numerical Representations of Particle Dynamics
159(3)
The Fundamental Forces of Nature
162(3)
The Gravitational Field
165(1)
Context Connection---The Effect of Gravity on Our Spacecraft
166(11)
Summary
167(10)
Energy and Energy Transfer
177(33)
Systems and Environments
178(1)
Work Done by a Constant Force
178(4)
The Scalar Product of Two Vectors
182(2)
Work Done by a Varying Force
184(4)
Kinetic Energy and the Work---Kinetic Energy Theorem
188(3)
The Nonisolated System
191(5)
Situations Involving Kinetic Friction
196(2)
Power
198(2)
Context Connection---A Probe to the Sun
200(10)
Summary
202(8)
Potential Energy
210(33)
Potential Energy of a System
210(2)
The Isolated System
212(5)
Conservative and Nonconservative Forces
217(6)
Conservative Forces and Potential Energy
223(1)
The Nonisolated System in Steady State
224(2)
Potential Energy for Gravitational and Electric Forces
226(3)
Energy Diagrams and Stability of Equilibrium
229(2)
Context Connection---Escape Speed from the Sun
231(12)
Summary
232(11)
Momentum and Collisions
243(36)
Linear Momentum and Its Conservation
243(5)
Impulse and Momentum
248(3)
Collisions
251(6)
Two-Dimensional Collisions
257(3)
The Center of Mass
260(4)
Motion of a System of Particles
264(3)
Context Connection---Rocket Propulsion
267(12)
Summary
269(10)
Relativity
279(33)
The Principle of Newtonian Relativity
280(2)
The Michelson--Morley Experiment
282(1)
Einstein's Principle of Relativity
283(1)
Consequences of Special Relativity
284(9)
The Lorentz Transformation Equations
293(3)
Relativistic Momentum and the Relativistic Form of Newton's Laws
296(1)
Relativistic Energy
297(3)
Mass and Energy
300(1)
General Relativity
301(3)
Context Connection---From Mars to the Stars
304(8)
Summary
305(7)
Rotational Motion
312(51)
Angular Speed and Angular Acceleration
313(4)
Rotational Kinematics---The Rigid Body Under Constant Angular Acceleration
317(2)
Relations Between Rotational and Translational Quantities
319(2)
Rotational Kinetic Energy
321(4)
Torque and the Vector Product
325(4)
The Rigid Body in Equilibrium
329(3)
The Rigid Body Under a Net Torque
332(5)
Angular Momentum
337(3)
Conservation of Angular Momentum
340(3)
Precessional Motion of Gyroscopes
343(1)
Rolling of Rigid Bodies
344(3)
Context Connection---Gyroscopes in Space
347(16)
Summary
349(14)
Gravity, Planetary Orbits, and the Hydrogen Atom
363(34)
Newton's Law of Universal Gravitation Revisited
364(5)
Structural Models
369(1)
Kepler's Laws
370(5)
Energy Considerations in Planetary and Satellite Motion
375(6)
Atomic Spectra and the Bohr Theory of Hydrogen
381(6)
Context Connection---Changing from a Circular to an Elliptical Orbit
387(10)
Summary
389(8)
Context 1 Conclusion A Successful Mission Plan
397(5)
Context 2 Earthquakes
402(101)
Oscillatory Motion
404(30)
Motion of a Particle Attached to a Spring
405(1)
Mathematical Representation of Simple Harmonic Motion
406(7)
Energy Considerations in Simple Harmonic Motion
413(4)
The Simple Pendulum
417(2)
The Physical Pendulum
419(2)
Damped Oscillations
421(1)
Forced Oscillations
422(1)
Context Connection---Resonance in Structures
423(11)
Summary
425(9)
Mechanical Waves
434(36)
Propagation of a Disturbance
435(4)
The Wave Model
439(2)
The Traveling Wave
441(4)
The Speed of Transverse Waves on Strings
445(3)
Reflection and Transmission of Waves
448(2)
Rate of Energy Transfer by Sinusoidal Waves on Strings
450(2)
Sound Waves
452(2)
The Doppler Effect
454(5)
Context Connection---Seismic Waves
459(11)
Summary
462(8)
Superposition and Standing Waves
470(33)
The Principle of Superposition
471(2)
Interference of Waves
473(3)
Standing Waves
476(3)
Standing Waves in Strings
479(4)
Standing Waves in Air Columns
483(3)
Beats: Interference in Time
486(2)
Nonsinusoidal Wave Patterns
488(4)
Context Connection---Building on Antinodes
492(11)
Summary
494(9)
Context 2 Conclusion Minimizing the Risk
503(3)
Context 3 Search for the Titanic
506(35)
Fluid Mechanics
508(33)
Pressure
509(2)
Variation of Pressure with Depth
511(4)
Pressure Measurements
515(1)
Buoyant Forces and Archimedes's Principle
516(5)
Fluid Dynamics
521(1)
Streamlines and the Continuity Equation for Fluids
522(2)
Bernoulli's Principle
524(3)
Other Applications of Fluid Dynamics
527(1)
Context Connection---A Near Miss Even Before Leaving Southampton
528(13)
Summary
530(11)
Context 3 Conclusion Finding and Visiting the Titanic
541
Appendix A Tables
1(14)
A.1 Conversion Factors
1(2)
A.2 Symbols, Dimensions, and Units of Physical Quantities
3(1)
A.3 Table of Atomic Masses
4(11)
Appendix B Mathematics Review
15(17)
B.1 Scientific Notation
15(2)
B.2 Algebra
17(5)
B.3 Geometry
22(1)
B.4 Trigonometry
23(2)
B.5 Series Expansion
25(1)
B.6 Differential Calculus
26(2)
B.7 Integral Calculus
28(4)
Appendix C Periodic Table of the Elements
32(2)
Appendix D SI Units
34(5)
Appendix E Nobel Prizes
39(2)
Answers to Odd-Numbered Problems 41
Index 1


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