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

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## Ch 03: Vectors and Coordinate Systems

Review of Vectors vs. Scalars Introduction to Vectors Adding Vectors Graphically Vector Composition & Decomposition Adding Vectors by Components Trig Review Unit Vectors

## 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 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 36.02 (A, n/a): Diffraction with Huygen's Principle Young's Double Slit Experiment Single Slit Diffraction

## 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 Electric Fields in 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 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 33: Electromagnetic Induction

Intro to Induction 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 36: Special Relativity

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

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