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Table of Contents
Preface . -  7
1 Introduction: The Nature of Science and Physics . - 11
Physics: An Introduction  - 12
Physical Quantities and Units  - 18
Accuracy, Precision, and Significant Figures  - 25
Approximation  - 29
2 Kinematics  - 35
Displacement  - 36
Vectors, Scalars, and Coordinate Systems  - 38
Time, Velocity, and Speed  - 39
Acceleration  - 43
Motion Equations for Constant Acceleration in One Dimension  - 51
Problem-Solving Basics for One-Dimensional Kinematics . - 61
Falling Objects  - 62
Graphical Analysis of One-Dimensional Motion  - 69
3 Two-Dimensional Kinematics  - 87
Kinematics in Two Dimensions: An Introduction 88
Vector Addition and Subtraction: Graphical Methods  - 90
Vector Addition and Subtraction: Analytical Methods  - 97
Projectile Motion  - 103
Addition of Velocities  - 110
4 Dynamics: Force and Newton's Laws of Motion  - 127
Development of Force Concept  - 128
Newton’s First Law of Motion: Inertia  - 129
Newton’s Second Law of Motion: Concept of a System 130
Newton’s Third Law of Motion: Symmetry in Forces 136
Normal, Tension, and Other Examples of Forces  - 138
Problem-Solving Strategies  - 146
Further Applications of Newton’s Laws of Motion  - 148
Extended Topic: The Four Basic Forces—An Introduction  - 154
5 Further Applications of Newton's Laws: Friction, Drag, and Elasticity  - 167
Friction  - 168
Drag Forces  - 173
==Elasticity: Stress and Strain  - 177
6 Uniform Circular Motion and Gravitation  - 191
Rotation Angle and Angular Velocity  - 192
Centripetal Acceleration  - 195
Centripetal Force  - 198
==Fictitious Forces and Non-inertial Frames: The Coriolis Force  - 202
Newton’s Universal Law of Gravitation  - 205
Satellites and Kepler’s Laws: An Argument for Simplicity  - 211
7 Work, Energy, and Energy Resources  - 225
Work: The Scientific Definition  - 226
Kinetic Energy and the Work-Energy Theorem  - 228
Gravitational Potential Energy  - 232
Conservative Forces and Potential Energy  - 237
Nonconservative Forces  - 240
Conservation of Energy  - 244
Power  - 247
==Work, Energy, and Power in Humans  - 251
==World Energy Use  - 253
8 Linear Momentum and Collisions  - 265
Linear Momentum and Force  - 266
Impulse  - 268
Conservation of Momentum  - 270
==Elastic Collisions in One Dimension  - 273
Inelastic Collisions in One Dimension  - 275
==Collisions of Point Masses in Two Dimensions  - 279
==Introduction to Rocket Propulsion  - 282
==9 Statics and Torque  - 293
==The First Condition for Equilibrium  - 294
==The Second Condition for Equilibrium  - 295
==Stability  - 299
==Applications of Statics, Including Problem-Solving Strategies  - 302
==Simple Machines  - 305
==Forces and Torques in Muscles and Joints  - 308
==10 Rotational Motion and Angular Momentum  - 321
==Angular Acceleration  - 322
==Kinematics of Rotational Motion  - 326
==Dynamics of Rotational Motion: Rotational Inertia  - 330
==Rotational Kinetic Energy: Work and Energy Revisited  - 334
==Angular Momentum and Its Conservation  - 340
==Collisions of Extended Bodies in Two Dimensions  - 345
==Gyroscopic Effects: Vector Aspects of Angular Momentum  - 348
11 Fluid Statics  - 361
What Is a Fluid?  - 362
Density  - 363
Pressure  - 365
Variation of Pressure with Depth in a Fluid  - 367
Pascal’s Principle  - 370
Gauge Pressure, Absolute Pressure, and Pressure Measurement  - 372
Archimedes’ Principle  - 375
==Cohesion and Adhesion in Liquids: Surface Tension and Capillary Action  - 381
==Pressures in the Body  - 388
12 Fluid Dynamics and Its Biological and Medical Applications  - 401
Flow Rate and Its Relation to Velocity  - 402
Bernoulli’s Equation  - 404
The Most General Applications of Bernoulli’s Equation  - 408
==Viscosity and Laminar Flow; Poiseuille’s Law  - 411
==The Onset of Turbulence  - 417
==Motion of an Object in a Viscous Fluid  - 418
==Molecular Transport Phenomena: Diffusion, Osmosis, and Related Processes  - 420
13 Temperature, Kinetic Theory, and the Gas Laws  - 433
Temperature  - 434
Thermal Expansion of Solids and Liquids  - 440
The Ideal Gas Law  - 446
Kinetic Theory: Atomic and Molecular Explanation of Pressure and Temperature  - 451
Phase Changes  - 457
==Humidity, Evaporation, and Boiling . - 462
14 Heat and Heat Transfer Methods  - 473
Heat  - 474
Temperature Change and Heat Capacity  - 475
Phase Change and Latent Heat  - 480
==Heat Transfer Methods  - 485
==Conduction  - 486
==Convection  - 490
==Radiation  - 494
15 Thermodynamics  - 509
The First Law of Thermodynamics  - 511
The First Law of Thermodynamics and Some Simple Processes  - 515
Introduction to the Second Law of Thermodynamics: Heat Engines and Their Efficiency  - 522
Carnot’s Perfect Heat Engine: The Second Law of Thermodynamics Restated  - 527
Applications of Thermodynamics: Heat Pumps and Refrigerators  - 531
==Entropy and the Second Law of Thermodynamics: Disorder and the Unavailability of Energy  - 535
==Statistical Interpretation of Entropy and the Second Law of Thermodynamics: The Underlying Explanation  - 541
16 Oscillatory Motion and Waves  - 555
Hooke’s Law: Stress and Strain Revisited  - 556
Period and Frequency in Oscillations  - 560
Simple Harmonic Motion: A Special Periodic Motion  - 561
==The Simple Pendulum  - 565
==Energy and the Simple Harmonic Oscillator  - 567
==Uniform Circular Motion and Simple Harmonic Motion  - 569
==Damped Harmonic Motion  - 572
==Forced Oscillations and Resonance  - 575
Waves  - 577
Superposition and Interference  - 579
==Energy in Waves: Intensity  - 583
17 Physics of Hearing  - 595
Sound  - 596
Speed of Sound, Frequency, and Wavelength  - 598
Sound Intensity and Sound Level  - 601
==Doppler Effect and Sonic Booms  - 604
Sound Interference and Resonance: Standing Waves in Air Columns  - 609
Hearing  - 615
Ultrasound  - 620
18 Electric Charge and Electric Field  - 633
Static Electricity and Charge: Conservation of Charge  - 635
Conductors and Insulators  - 639
Coulomb’s Law  - 643
Electric Field: Concept of a Field Revisited  - 644
Electric Field Lines: Multiple Charges  - 646
==Electric Forces in Biology  - 649
==Conductors and Electric Fields in Static Equilibrium  - 650
Earth’s Electric Field
==Applications of Electrostatics  - 654 
19 Electric Potential and Electric Field  - 669
Electric Potential Energy: Potential Difference  - 670
Electric Potential in a Uniform Electric Field  - 674
Electrical Potential Due to a Point Charge  - 677
Equipotential Lines  - 679
==Capacitors and Dielectrics  - 681
==Capacitors in Series and Parallel  - 687
==Energy Stored in Capacitors  - 690
20 Electric Current, Resistance, and Ohm's Law  - 701
Current  - 702
Ohm’s Law: Resistance and Simple Circuits  - 707
Resistance and Resistivity  - 709
Electric Power and Energy  - 713
Alternating Current versus Direct Current  - 716
Electric Hazards and the Human Body  - 720
==Nerve Conduction–Electrocardiograms  - 723
21 Circuits and DC Instruments  - 739
Resistors in Series and Parallel  - 740
Electromotive Force: Terminal Voltage  - 748
==Kirchhoff’s Rules  - 754
==DC Voltmeters and Ammeters  - 758
==Null Measurements  - 762
==DC Circuits Containing Resistors and Capacitors  - 765
22 Magnetism  - 779
Magnets  - 780
==Ferromagnets and Electromagnets  - 782
==Magnetic Fields and Magnetic Field Lines  - 785
==Magnetic Field Strength: Force on a Moving Charge in a Magnetic Field  - 786
==Force on a Moving Charge in a Magnetic Field: Examples and Applications  - 787
==The Hall Effect  - 791
==Magnetic Force on a Current-Carrying Conductor  - 794
==Torque on a Current Loop: Motors and Meters  - 796
==Magnetic Fields Produced by Currents: Ampere’s Law  - 798
==Magnetic Force between Two Parallel Conductors  - 802
==More Applications of Magnetism  - 803
23 Electromagnetic Induction, AC Circuits, and Electrical Technologies  - 817
==Induced Emf and Magnetic Flux  - 819
==Faraday’s Law of Induction: Lenz’s Law  - 820
==Motional Emf  - 823
==Eddy Currents and Magnetic Damping  - 826
==Electric Generators  - 829
==Back Emf  - 832
Transformers  - 832
Electrical Safety: Systems and Devices  - 836
==Inductance  - 840
==RL Circuits  - 843
==Reactance, Inductive and Capacitive  - 845
==RLC Series AC Circuits  - 848
24 Electromagnetic Waves  - 865
==Maxwell’s Equations: Electromagnetic Waves Predicted and Observed  - 866
==Production of Electromagnetic Waves  - 868
The Electromagnetic Spectrum  - 870
==Energy in Electromagnetic Waves  - 882
25 Geometric Optics  - 891
The Ray Aspect of Light  - 892
The Law of Reflection  - 893
The Law of Refraction  - 895
Total Internal Reflection  - 899
Dispersion: The Rainbow and Prisms  - 904
Image Formation by Lenses  - 908
==Image Formation by Mirrors  - 919
==26 Vision and Optical Instruments  - 933
==Physics of the Eye  - 934
==Vision Correction  - 937
==Color and Color Vision  - 940
==Microscopes  - 943
==Telescopes  - 948
==Aberrations  - 951
27 Wave Optics  - 959
The Wave Aspect of Light: Interference  - 960
==Huygens's Principle: Diffraction  - 961
==Young’s Double Slit Experiment  - 963
==Multiple Slit Diffraction  - 967 ==Single Slit Diffraction  - 971
==Limits of Resolution: The Rayleigh Criterion  - 974
==Thin Film Interference  - 978
==Polarization  - 982
==*Extended Topic* Microscopy Enhanced by the Wave Characteristics of Light  - 989
28 Special Relativity  - 1001
Einstein’s Postulates  - 1002
Simultaneity And Time Dilation  - 1004
Length Contraction  - 1009
==Relativistic Addition of Velocities  - 1013
Relativistic Momentum  - 1017
==Relativistic Energy  - 1019
29 Introduction to Quantum Physics  - 1033
Quantization of Energy  - 1034
==The Photoelectric Effect  - 1036
Photon Energies and the Electromagnetic Spectrum  - 1039
==Photon Momentum  - 1045
The Particle-Wave Duality  - 1049
The Wave Nature of Matter  - 1050
Probability: The Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle  - 1053
The Particle-Wave Duality Reviewed  - 1057
30 Atomic Physics  - 1067
Discovery of the Atom  - 1068
Discovery of the Parts of the Atom: Electrons and Nuclei  - 1069
Bohr’s Theory of the Hydrogen Atom  - 1075
==X Rays: Atomic Origins and Applications  - 1081
==Applications of Atomic Excitations and De-Excitations  - 1085
==The Wave Nature of Matter Causes Quantization  - 1092
==Patterns in Spectra Reveal More Quantization  - 1094
==Quantum Numbers and Rules  - 1096
==The Pauli Exclusion Principle  - 1100
31 Radioactivity and Nuclear Physics  - 1117
Nuclear Radioactivity  - 1118
Radiation Detection and Detectors  - 1121
Substructure of the Nucleus  - 1123
Nuclear Decay and Conservation Laws  - 1127
Half-Life and Activity  - 1133
==Binding Energy  - 1138
==Tunneling  - 1142
==32 Medical Applications of Nuclear Physics  - 1153
==Medical Imaging and Diagnostics  - 1154
==Biological Effects of Ionizing Radiation  - 1157
==Therapeutic Uses of Ionizing Radiation  - 1162
==Food Irradiation  - 1164
==Fusion  - 1165
==Fission  - 1170
==Nuclear Weapons  - 1174
==33 Particle Physics  - 1187
==The Yukawa Particle and the Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle Revisited  - 1188
The Four Basic Forces  - 1189
==Accelerators Create Matter from Energy  - 1191
==Particles, Patterns, and Conservation Laws  - 1194
==Quarks: Is That All There Is?  - 1198
==GUTs: The Unification of Forces  - 1205
34 Frontiers of Physics  - 1215
Cosmology and Particle Physics  - 1216
==General Relativity and Quantum Gravity  - 1222
==Superstrings  - 1227
==Dark Matter and Closure  - 1227
==Complexity and Chaos  - 1230
High-temperature Superconductors  - 1231
Some Questions We Know to Ask  - 1233
A Atomic Masses  - 1241
B Selected Radioactive Isotopes  - 1247
C Useful Information  - 1251
D Glossary of Key Symbols and Notation  - 1257
Index  - 1268

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