University physics by Alvin Hudson

By Alvin Hudson

This moment version of college Physics is designed for the calculus-based introductory direction for college students majoring in a single of the actual sciences or engineering. The textual content has been widely rewritten, in a extra comfy sort that makes physics more straightforward to check yet that doesn't compromise the required rigor of the topic. every one bankruptcy reaches the extent of actual, rigorous assertion that offers physics its strength. concurrently, the occasional old anecdotes and biographical sketches remind the reader that physics is, certainly, a human activity.

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