Bauer & Westfall’s University Physics with Modern Physics, second edition, teaches students the fundamentals of physics through interesting, timely examples, a logical and consistent approach to problem solving, and an outstanding suite of online tools and exercises.
Bauer & Westfall’s University Physics with Modern Physics, second edition, includes the power of McGraw-Hill’s LearnSmart--a proven adaptive learning program that helps students learn faster, study more efficiently, and retain more knowledge for greater success. LearnSmart is included in ConnectPlus powered by Maple which features more than 2,500 automatically-graded exercises delivered in an easy-to-use, accurate, and reliable system. Also included is an interactive e-book which allows the student easy access to the explanations they need.
Bauer & Westfall’s University Physics with Modern Physics, is designed for the calculus-based introductory physics course and is well suited for students in Physics, Engineering, and the Life and Physical Sciences.
Table of Contents Chapter 0, The Big Picture: Modern Physics Frontiers Part 1: Mechanics of Point Particles Chapter 1, Overview Chapter 2, Motion in a Straight Line Chapter 3, Motion in Two and Three Dimensions Chapter 4, Force Chapter 5, Kinetic Energy, Work, and Power] Chapter 6, Potential Energy and Energy Conservation Chapter 7, Momentum and Collisions Part 2: Extended Objects, Matter and Circular Motion Chapter 8, Systems of Particles and Extended Objects Chapter 9, Circular Motion Chapter 10, Rotation Chapter 11, Static Equilibrium Chapter 12, Gravitation Chapter 13, Solids and Fluids Part 3: Oscillations and Waves Chapter 14, Oscillations Chapter 15, Waves Chapter 16, Sound Part 4: Thermal Physics Chapter 17, Temperature Chapter 18, Heat and the First Law of Thermodynamics Chapter 19, Ideal Gases Chapter 20, The Second Law of Thermodynamics Part 5: Electricity Chapter 21, Electrostatics Chapter 22, Electric Fields and Gaussa€™s Law Chapter 23, Electric Potential Chapter 24, Capacitors Chapter 25, Current and Resistance Chapter 26, Direct Current Circuits Part 6: Magnetism Chapter 27, Magnetism Chapter 29, Electromagnetic Induction Chapter 30, Alternating Current Circuits Chapter 31, Electromagnetic Waves Part7: Optics Chapter 32, Geometric Optics Chapter 33, Lenses and Optical Instruments Chapter 34, Wave Optics Chapter 35, Relativity
Wolfgang Bauer, Michigan State University Gary D. Westfall, Michigan State University