Don't be perplexed by physics. Master this science with practice, practice, practice!
Practice Makes Perfect: Physics is a comprehensive guide and workbook that covers all the basics of physics that you need to understand this subject. Each chapter focuses on one major topic, with thorough explanations and many illustrative examples, so you can learn at your own pace and really absorb the information. You get to apply your knowledge and practice what you've learned through a variety of exercises, with an answer key for instant feedback. Offering a winning formula for getting a handle on science right away, Practice Makes Perfect: Physics is your ultimate resource for building a solid understanding of physics fundamentals.
About the Author
Connie J. Wells teaches AP Physics, is a Science Olympiad coach, and is on the College Board AP Physics re-design committee.
Table of Contents
1 A Mathematical Background
2 Kinematics and Motion in One Dimension
3 Two Dimensional Motion
4 Forces and Newton’s Laws of Motion
5 Work and Energy Conservation
6 Linear Momentum
7 Gravity and Circular Motion
8 Rotational Motion and Torque
11 Oscillations, Waves, and Sound
14 Electromagnetic Radiation and Optics
Appendix: Useful Information