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## Table of Contents

### Chapter 0, The Big Picture: Modern Physics Frontiers

## Part 1: Mechanics of Point Particles

### Chapter 1, Overview

#### 1.1, Why Study Physics?

#### 1.2, Working with Numbers

#### 1.3, SI Unit System

#### 1.4, The Scales of Our World

#### 1.5, General Problem-Solving Strategy

#### 1.6, Vectors

### Chapter 2, Motion in a Straight Line

#### 2.1, Introduction to Kinematics

#### 2.2, Position Vector, Displacement Vector, and Distance

#### 2.3, Velocity Vector, Average Velocity, and Speed

#### 2.4, Acceleration Vector

#### 2.5, Computer Solutions and Difference Formulas

#### 2.6, Finding Displacement and Velocity from Acceleration

#### 2.7, Motion with constant Acceleration

#### 2.8, Free Fall

#### 2.9, Reducing Motion in More than One Dimension to One Dimension

### Chapter 3, Motion in Two and Three Dimensions

#### 3.1, Three-Dimensional Coordinate Systems

#### 3.2, Velocity and Acceleration in Two or Three Dimensions

#### 3.3, Ideal Projectile Motion

#### 3.4, Maximum Height and Range of a Projectile

#### 3.5, Realistic Projectile Motion

#### 3.6, Relative Motion

### Chapter 4, Force

#### 4.1, Types of Forces

#### 4.2, Gravitational Force Vector, Weight, and mass

#### 4.3, Net Force

#### 4.4, Newton's Laws

#### 4.5, Ropes and Pulleys

#### 4.6, Applying Newton's Laws

#### 4.7, Friction Force

#### 4.8, Applications of the Friction Force

### Chapter 5, Kinetic Energy, Work, and Power]

#### 5.1, Energy in Our Daily Lives

#### 5.2, Kinetic Energy

#### 5.3, Work

#### 5.4, Work Done by a Constant Force

#### 5.5, Work Done by a Variable Force

#### 5.6, Spring Force

#### 5.7, Power

### Chapter 6, Potential Energy and Energy Conservation

#### 6.1, Potential Energy

#### 6.2, Conservative and Nonconservative Forces

#### 6.3, Work and Potential Energy

#### 6.4, Potential Energy and Force

#### 6.5, Conservation of Mechanical Energy

#### 6.6, Work and Energy for the Spring Force

#### 6.7, Nonconservative Forces and the Work-Energy Theorem

#### 6.8, Potential Energy and Stability

### Chapter 7, Momentum and Collisions

#### 7.1, Linear Momentum

#### 7.2, Impulse

#### 7.3, Conservation of Linear Momentum

#### 7.4, Elastic Collisions in One Dimension

#### 7.5, Elastic Collisions in Two or Three Dimensions

#### 7.6, Totally Inelastic Collisions

#### 7.7, Partially Inelastic Collisions

#### 7.8, Billiards and Chaos

## Part 2: Extended Objects, Matter and Circular Motion

### Chapter 8, Systems of Particles and Extended Objects

#### 8.1, Center of Mass and Center of Gravity

#### 8.2, Center-of-Mass Momentum

#### 8.3, Rocket Motion

#### 8.4, Calculating the Center of Mass

### Chapter 9, Circular Motion

#### 9.1, Polar Coordinates

#### 9.2, Angular Coordinates and Angular Velocity

#### 9.3, Angular Velocity, Angular Frequency, and Period

#### 9.4, Angular and Centripetal Acceleration

#### 9.5, Centripetal Force

#### 9.6, Circular and Linear Motion

#### 9.7, More Examples for Circular Motion

### Chapter 10, Rotation

#### 10.1, Kinetic Energy and Rotation

#### 10.2, Calculation of Moment of inertia

#### 10.3, Rolling without Slipping

#### 10.4, Torque

#### 10.5, Newton's Second Law for Rotation

#### 10.6, Work done by a Torque

#### 10.7, Angular Momentum

#### 10.8, Precession

#### 10.9, Quantized Angular Momentum

### Chapter 11, Static Equilibrium

#### 11.1, Equilibrium Conditions

#### 11.2, Examples Involving Static Equilibrium

#### 11.3, Stability of Structures

### Chapter 12, Gravitation

#### 12.1, Newton's Law of Gravity

#### 12.2, Gravitation near the Surface of the Earth

#### 12.3, Gravitation inside the Earth

#### 12.4, Gravitational Potential Energy

#### 12.5, Kepler's Laws and Planetary Motion

#### 12.6, Satellite Orbits

#### 12.7, Dark Matter

### Chapter 13, Solids and Fluids

#### 13.1, Atoms and the Composition of matter

#### 13.2, States of Matter

#### 13.3, Tension, Compression, and Shear

#### 13.4, Pressure

#### 13.5, Archemedes' Principle

#### 13.6, Ideal Fluid Motion

#### 13.7, Viscosity

#### 13.8, Turbulence and Research Frontiers in Fluid Flow

## Part 3: Oscillations and Waves

### Chapter 14, Oscillations

#### 14.1, Simple Harmonic Motion

#### 14.2, Pendulum Motion

#### 14.3, Work and Energy in Harmonic Oscillations

#### 14.4, Damped Harmonic Motion

#### 14.5, Forced harmonic Motion and Resonance

#### 14.6, Phase Space

#### 14.7, Chaos

### Chapter 15, Waves

#### 15.1, Wave Motion

#### 15.2, Coupled Oscillators

#### 15.3, Mathematical Description of Waves

#### 15.4, Derivation of the Wave Equation

#### 15.5, Waves in Two- and Three-Dimensional Spaces

#### 15.6, Energy, Power, and Intensity of Waves

#### 15.7, Superposition Principle and Interference

#### 15.8, Standing Waves and Resonance

#### 15.9, Research on Waves

### Chapter 16, Sound

#### 16.1, Longitudinal Pressure Waves

#### 16.2, Sound Intensity

#### 16.3, Sound Interference

#### 16.4, Doppler Effect

#### 16.5, Resonance and Music

## Part 4: Thermal Physics

### Chapter 17, Temperature

#### 17.1, Definition of Temperature

#### 17.2, Temperature Ranges

#### 17.3, Measuring Temperature

#### 17.4, Thermal Expansion

#### 17.5, Surface Temperature of the Earth

#### 17.6, Temperature of the Universe

### Chapter 18, Heat and the First Law of Thermodynamics

#### 18.1, Definition of Heat

#### 18.2, Mechanical Equivalent of Heat

#### 18.3, Heat and Work

#### 18.4, First Law of Thermodynamics

#### 18.5, First Law for Special Processes

#### 18.6, Specific Heats of Solids and Fluids

#### 18.7, Latent Heat and Phase Transitions

#### 18.8, Modes of Thermal Energy Transfer

### Chapter 19, Ideal Gases

#### 19.1, Emperical Gas laws

#### 19.2, Ideal Gas Law

#### 19.3, Equipartition Theorem

#### 19.4, Specific Heat of an Ideal Gas

#### 19.5, Adibatic Processes for an Ideal Gas

#### 19.6, Kinetic Theory of Gasses

#### 19.7, Real Gasses

### Chapter 20, The Second Law of Thermodynamics

#### 20.1, Reversible and Irreversible Processes

#### 20.2, Engines and Refrigerators

#### 20.3, Ideal Engines

#### 20.4, Real Engines and Efficiency

#### 20.5, The Second Law of Thermodynamics

#### 20.6, Entropy

#### 20.7, Microscopic Interpretation of Entropy

## Part 5: Electricity