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Schaum's Outline of Applied Physics, 4ed (Schaum's Outlines)

Schaum's Outline of Applied Physics, 4ed (Schaum's Outlines)
Author: Arthur Beiser
ISBN 13: 9780071611572
ISBN 10: 71611576
Edition: 4
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
Publication Date: 2009-06-26
Format: Paperback
Pages: 480
List Price: $20.00

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Schaum's Outlines give you the information teachers expect you to know in a handy and succinct format­­without overwhelming you with unnecessary details. You get a complete overview of the subject­­and no distracting minutiae. Plus, you get plenty of practice exercises to test your skill. Compatible with any classroom text, Schaum's lets you study at your own pace and reminds you of all the important facts you need to rememberÑfast! And Schaum's is so complete it's the perfect tool for preparing for graduate or professional exams!

Inside, you will find:

  • 810 detailed problems, including step-by-step solutions
  • 1,009 additional practice problems, with answers supplied
  • 400 multiple choice questions with answers
  • Easy-to-follow guidance on the practice and theory of mechanics, electricity, and optics
  • Understandable explanations of all topics, with accompanying sample problems and solutions

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Chapters include:

  • Useful Math
  • Vectors
  • Motion in a Straight Line
  • Motion in a Vertical Plane
  • Laws of Motion
  • Friction
  • Energy
  • Momentum
  • Circular Motion and Gravitation
  • Rotational Motion
  • Equilibrium
  • Simple Machines
  • Elasticity
  • Simple Harmonic Motion
  • Waves and Sound
  • Fluids at Rest
  • Fluids in Motion
  • Heat
  • Expansion of Solids, Liquids, and Gases
  • Kinetic Theory of Matter
  • Thermodynamics
  • Heat Transfer
  • Electricity
  • Electric Current Direct Current Circuits
  • Capacitance
  • Magnetism
  • Electromagnetic Induction
  • Alternating-Current Circuits
  • Light
  • Spherical Mirrors
  • Lenses
  • Physical and Quantum Optics
  • Atomic Physics
  • The Solid State
  • Nuclear Physics