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Physics for Scientists and Engineers Knight Calc • 3rd Edition • 978-0321740908

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Ch 01: Concepts of Motion

Intro, Units & Conversions

Ch 02: Kinematics in One Dimension

Intro to Motion (Kinematics) Motion with Multiple Parts Meet/Catch Problems Vertical Motion

Ch 03: Vectors and Coordinate Systems

Intro to Vectors (Basic Trigonometry) Vectors with More Trigonometry

Ch 04: Kinematics in Two Dimensions

Intro to 2D Motion Projectile Motion More Projectile Motion Initial Velocity in Projectile Motion Circular Motion Rotational Position & Displacement

Ch 05: Force and Motion

Intro to Forces + Newton's Laws Force Problems with Motion

Ch 06: Dynamics I: Motion Along a Line

Vertical Forces & Equilibrium More 1D Equilibrium Forces in 2D 2D Equilibrium Intro to Friction Kinetic Friction Static Friction Inclined Planes Inclines with Friction Forces in Connected Objects (Systems)

Ch 07: Newton's Third Law

Forces with Multiple Objects Vertical Forces & Acceleration Landing & Jumping Problems

Ch 08: Dynamics II: Motion in a Plane

Circular Motion Centripetal Forces Rotational Velocity & Acceleration Equations of Rotational Motion Converting Between Linear & Rotational Types of Acceleration in Rotation Rolling Motion (Free Wheels) Intro to Connected Wheels More Connect Wheels (Bicycles)

Ch 09: Impulse and Momentum

Intro to Momentum Intro to Impulse Impulse with Variable Forces Intro to Conservation of Momentum Push-Away Problems Adding Mass to a Moving System How to Identify the Type of Collision Inelastic Collisions 2D Collisions Newton's Second Law and Momentum Momentum & Impulse in 2D

Ch 10: Energy

Intro to Energy Intro to Calculating Work Work By Gravity & Inclined Planes Work By Variable Forces (Springs) Net Work & Kinetic Energy More Work-Energy Problems Power Intro to Conservation of Energy Conservative Forces & Inclined Planes Motion Along Curved Paths Springs & Elastic Potential Energy Energy with Non-Conservative Forces Solving Projectile Motion Using Energy Energy in Connected Objects (Systems) Escape Velocity Push-Away Problems With Energy Collisions & Motion (Momentum & Energy) Intro to Springs (Hooke's Law) Collisions with Springs Elastic Collisions

Ch 11: Work

Calculating Work via Integration Force & Potential Energy Instantaneous Power

Ch 12: Rotation of a Rigid Body

Intro to Center of Mass Intro to Moment of Inertia Moment of Inertia of Systems Intro to Rotational Kinetic Energy Energy of Rolling Motion Moment of Inertia & Mass Distribution Conservation of Energy with Rotation Conservation of Energy in Rolling Motion More Conservation of Energy Problems Parallel Axis Theorem Types of Motion & Energy Moment of Inertia via Integration Torque with Kinematic Equations Rotational Dynamics with Two Motions Rotational Dynamics of Rolling Motion Intro to Torque Net Torque & Sign of Torque Torque Due to Weight Torque on Discs & Pulleys Torque & Acceleration (Rotational Dynamics) How to Solve: Energy vs Torque Torque & Equilibrium Equilibrium with Multiple Objects Equilibrium with Multiple Supports Review: Center of Mass Center of Mass & Simple Balance Equilibrium in 2D - Ladder Problems Beam / Shelf Against a Wall More 2D Equilibrium Problems Intro to Angular Momentum Angular Momentum of a Point Mass Angular Momentum of Objects in Linear Motion Conservation of Angular Momentum Opening/Closing Arms on Rotating Stool Spinning on String of Variable Length Intro to Angular Collisions Angular Collisions with Linear Motion Jumping Into/Out of Moving Disc Angular Momentum & Newton's Second Law

Ch 13: Newton's Theory of Gravity

Satellite Motion: Intro Overview of Kepler's Laws Newton's Law of Gravity Gravitational Forces in 2D Acceleration Due to Gravity Gravitational Potential Energy Gravitational Potential Energy for Systems of Masses Escape Velocity Satellite Motion: Speed & Period Geosynchronous Orbits Kepler's Third Law Energy of Circular Orbits Mass Distributions with Calculus

Ch 14: Oscillations

Spring Force (Hooke's Law) Intro to Simple Harmonic Motion (Horizontal Springs) Energy in Simple Harmonic Motion Simple Harmonic Motion of Vertical Springs Simple Harmonic Motion of Pendulums Energy in Pendulums

Ch 15: Fluids and Elasticity

Density Intro to Pressure Pascal's Law & Hydraulic Lift Pressure Gauge: Barometer Pressure Gauge: Manometer Pressure Gauge: U-shaped Tube Buoyancy & Buoyant Force Ideal vs Real Fluids Fluid Flow & Continuity Equation

Ch 16: A Macroscopic Description of Matter

Temperature Phase Diagrams, Triple Points and Critical Points Introduction to Ideal Gasses

Ch 17: Work, Heat, and the First Law of Thermodynamics

Introduction to Heat Internal Energy Introduction to Heat Capacity First Law of Thermodynamics Thermal Processes Changes in Temperature & Heat Capacity Calorimetry Heat Transfer

Ch 18: The Micro/Macro Connection

Kinetic Theory of Gasses Entropy & The Second Law

Ch 19: Heat Engines and Refrigerators

Carnot Cycle Refrigerators Entropy and the Second Law

Ch 20: Traveling Waves

What is a Wave? The Mathematical Description of a Wave Waves on a String Wave Interference Standing Waves Sound Waves Sound Intensity The Doppler Effect

Ch 21: Superposition

Standing Sound Waves Beats

Ch 22: Wave Optics

Diffraction Diffraction with Huygen's Principle Young's Double Slit Experiment Single Slit Diffraction

Ch 23: Ray Optics

Ray Nature Of Light Reflection Of Light Refraction Of Light Total Internal Reflection Ray Diagrams For Mirrors Mirror Equation Refraction At Spherical Surfaces Ray Diagrams For Lenses Thin Lens And Lens Maker Equations

Ch 25: Electric Charges and Forces

Electric Charge Charging Objects Charging By Induction Conservation of Charge Coulomb's Law (Electric Force) Coulomb's Law with Calculus

Ch 26: The Electric Field

Electric Field Electric Fields with Calculus Parallel Plate Capacitors Electric Field Lines Dipole Moment

Ch 27: Gauss' Law

Electric Fields in Conductors Electric Flux Gauss' Law Electric Flux with Calculus Gauss' Law with Calculus

Ch 28: Electric Potential

Electric Potential Energy Electric Potential Work From Electric Force Relationships Between Force, Field, Energy, Potential Potential Difference with Calculus The ElectronVolt Equipotential Surfaces Electric Field As Derivative of Potential

Ch 29: Potential and Field

Capacitors & Capacitance Parallel Plate Capacitors Energy Stored by Capacitor Combining Capacitors in Series & Parallel Solving Capacitor Circuits Intro To Dielectrics How Dielectrics Work Dielectric Breakdown

Ch 30: Current and Resistance

Intro to Current Current with Calculus Resistors and Ohm's Law Power in Circuits Microscopic View of Current

Ch 31: Fundamentals of Circuits

Combining Resistors in Series & Parallel Kirchhoff's Junction Rule Solving Resistor Circuits Kirchhoff's Loop Rule

Ch 32: The Magnetic Field

Magnets and Magnetic Fields Summary of Magnetism Problems Force on Moving Charges & Right Hand Rule Circular Motion of Charges in Magnetic Fields Mass Spectrometer Magnetic Force on Current-Carrying Wire Force and Torque on Current Loops Magnetic Field Produced by Moving Charges Magnetic Field Produced by Straight Currents Magnetic Force Between Parallel Currents Magnetic Force Between Two Moving Charges Magnetic Field Produced by Loops and Solenoids Toroidal Solenoids aka Toroids Biot-Savart Law with Calculus Ampere's Law with Calculus

Ch 33: Electromagnetic Induction

Induction Experiments Magnetic Flux Magnetic Flux with Calculus Faraday's Law Faraday's Law with Calculus Lenz's Law Motional EMF Transformers Mutual Inductance Self Inductance Inductors LR Circuits LC Circuits

Ch 34: Electromagnetic Fields and Waves

What is an Electromagnetic Wave? The Electromagnetic Spectrum Energy Carried by Electromagnetic Waves Electromagnetic Waves as Sinusoidal Waves Polarization Filters Displacement Current and Maxwell's Equations

Ch 35: AC Circuits

Alternating Voltages and Currents RMS Current and Voltage Power in AC Circuits Phasors Resistors in AC Circuits Phasors for Resistors Capacitors in AC Circuits Phasors for Capacitors Inductors in AC Circuits Phasors for Inductors Impedance in AC Circuits Series LRC Circuits Resonance in Series LRC Circuits

Ch 36: Special Relativity

Inertial Reference Frames Special Vs. Galilean Relativity Consequences of Relativity Lorentz Transformations

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