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Mastering Physics M.J. Harrison

Mastering Physics By M.J. Harrison

Mastering Physics by M.J. Harrison


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Summary

This new edition of Mastering Physics has been completely updated and rewritten to give all the information needed to learn and master the essentials of physics. The book is highly illustrated throughout to show the importance of physics in the natural world, as well as in such fields as athletics, engineering, medicine and music.

Mastering Physics Summary

Mastering Physics by M.J. Harrison

This new edition of Mastering Physics has been completely updated and rewritten to give all the information needed to learn and master the essentials of physics. It is a self-contained, clearly explained course for individual study or classroom use which requires no prior knowledge. The book is highly illustrated throughout to show the importance of physics in the natural world, as well as in such fields as athletics, engineering, medicine and music. Questions and examples are also included throughout covering a broad range of topics such as environmental issues, motor racing and space flight.

About M.J. Harrison

MARTIN HARRISON and FRANK McKIM are experienced writers and lecturers. They worked alongside one another for many years in the Physics Department at Marlborough College, Wiltshire.

Table of Contents

Handling Materials.- Strength of Solids.- Particles in Motion.- Motion.- Force and Motion.- Work, Energy, Power and Momentum.- Gravity.- Energy Demand and Usage.- Machines and Energy Converters.- Transfer of Heat Energy.- Changes in Heat Content.- Waves.- Sound Waves.- The Sounds We Hear.- .- Light.- More About Light Waves.- Making Use of Waves.- Introduction to Electricity.- Using Resistors.- Magnetic Forces.- Applications of the Motor Effect.- Electricity at Home.- Cathode Ray Tubes.- Generating Electricity.- Electronics in Control.- The Earth and the Solar System.- The Sun, the Stars and the Universe.- Nuclear Physics.- Using Radioactivity.- Appendix A: Dynamics Expressions Derived.- Appendix B: Equations in Physics.- Appendix C: Revision Examples.- Appendix D: Answers.- Index.

Additional information

GOR003851836
9780333698747
0333698746
Mastering Physics by M.J. Harrison
Used - Well Read
Paperback
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
19990226
336
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