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The Resource Physics II for dummies, by Steven Holzner

Physics II for dummies, by Steven Holzner

Label
Physics II for dummies
Title
Physics II for dummies
Statement of responsibility
by Steven Holzner
Title variation
  • Physics 2 for dummies
  • Physics two for dummies
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
You don't have to be Einstein to understand physics. This plain-English guide walks you through the essentials and gives you easy-to-understand information on this often-intimidating course
Member of
Cataloging source
UKM
Dewey number
530
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC21.3
LC item number
.H66 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
--For dummies
Label
Physics II for dummies, by Steven Holzner
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Understanding physics fundamentals. Understanding your world : Physics II, the sequel ; Gearing up for Physics II -- Doing some field work : electricity and magnetism. Getting all charged up with electricity ; The attraction of magnetism ; Alternating current and voltage -- Catching on to waves : the sound and light kinds. Exploring waves ; Now hear this : the word on sound ; Seeing the light : when electricity and magnetism combine ; Bending and focusing light : refraction and lenses ; Bouncing light waves : reflection and mirrors ; Shedding light on light wave interference and diffraction -- Modern physics. Heeding what Einstein said : special relativity ; Understanding energy and matter as both particles and waves ; Getting the little picture : the structure of atoms ; Nuclear physics and radioactivity -- The part of tens. Ten physics experiments that changed the world ; Ten online problem-solving tools
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 366 p.
Isbn
9780470538067
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010926836
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn540143355
  • (OCoLC)ocn696632818
Label
Physics II for dummies, by Steven Holzner
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Understanding physics fundamentals. Understanding your world : Physics II, the sequel ; Gearing up for Physics II -- Doing some field work : electricity and magnetism. Getting all charged up with electricity ; The attraction of magnetism ; Alternating current and voltage -- Catching on to waves : the sound and light kinds. Exploring waves ; Now hear this : the word on sound ; Seeing the light : when electricity and magnetism combine ; Bending and focusing light : refraction and lenses ; Bouncing light waves : reflection and mirrors ; Shedding light on light wave interference and diffraction -- Modern physics. Heeding what Einstein said : special relativity ; Understanding energy and matter as both particles and waves ; Getting the little picture : the structure of atoms ; Nuclear physics and radioactivity -- The part of tens. Ten physics experiments that changed the world ; Ten online problem-solving tools
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 366 p.
Isbn
9780470538067
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010926836
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn540143355
  • (OCoLC)ocn696632818

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