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Applied Physics

by Pearson
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Author: Ewen, Dale

Brand: Pearson

Edition: 11

Binding: Hardcover

Format: Illustrated

Number Of Pages: 768

Release Date: 07-01-2016

Details: Product Description KEY BENEFIT: Applied Physics, 11/e presents clear, to-the-point, topical coverage of basic physics applied to industrial and technical fields. Throughout the text, emphasis is placed on teaching students to use a consistent problem-solving methodology. A wealth of real-world applications are presented, motivating students by teaching physics concepts in context. Updated with new color photos, clarifications, and enhancements, the Eleventh Editionalso features sections on physics-related careers and new technologies to engage readers in the material.   KEY TOPICS: Physics, Mechanics, Wave Motion, Matter, Thermodynamics, Electricity, Magnetism, Optics, Modern Physics, Technical, Technician, Career, Engineering, STEM, Mathematics. Mechanical, Industrial Design, Structures, Bridges, Alternative Energy, NASA, Aerospace, Electrical, Electronics, Power Distribution, Radiology, Civil   MARKET: Applied Physicsis appropriate for courses in Technical Physicsin Career and Technical programs, Community Colleges, and High Schools. From the Back Cover Applied Physics, 11/e presents clear, to-the-point, topical coverage of basic physics applied to industrial and technical fields. Throughout the text, emphasis is placed on teaching students to use a consistent problem-solving methodology. A wealth of real-world applications are presented, motivating students by teaching physics concepts in context. Updated with new color photos, clarifications, and enhancements, the Eleventh Edition also features sections on physics-related careers and new technologies to engage readers in the material.    New in the Eleventh Edition: Helps students make real-world connections . New Technologies provides up-to-date examples of how physics concepts in the chapter are being utilized in cutting-edge research and products. (Ex. Sections 5.4, 7.2, 9.1, 11.3, 17.13, 18.1, 21.9) Physics on the Job highlights real-world physics-related careers and provides information about the necessary certifications to establish a career in that field. (Ex. After Sections 1.8, 2.3, 6.1, 8.5, 10.8, 13.5, 17.9, 19.2, 20.2, 23.10) Appeals to all learners . UPDATED: A four-color format with numerous four-color drawings, diagrams, and photographs is used to illustrate the applications of physics in the real world and improve student interest and comprehension.One hundred new color photos and redrawn 4-color art helps illustrate topics that can be hard to comprehend from reading alone.

Package Dimensions: 10.8 x 8.8 x 1.2 inches

Languages: English