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|Edition description:||4TH CD-ROM|
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About the Author
John D. Cutnell is currently Professor Emeritus in the Department of Physics at Southern Illinois University, Carbondale.
Kenneth W. Johnson is currently Professor Emeritus in the Department of Physics at Southern Illinois University, Carbondale.
Table of Contents
Partial table of contents:
Kinematics in One Dimension.
Kinematics in Two Dimensions.
Work and Energy.
Impulse and Momentum.
Temperature and Heat.
The Transfer of Heat.
Waves and Sound.
Electric Forces and Electric Fields.
Alternating Current Circuits.
The Reflection of Light: Mirrors.
Particles and Waves.
The Nature of the Atom.
Nuclear Physics and Radioactivity.
Answers to Odd-Numbered Problems.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
a standard textbook, very dry reading, but good info, and various charts on the endpapers.