Fundamentals of Physics, Volume 1 (Chapters 1 - 20)

3.84 avg rating
( 69 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780470044735: Fundamentals of Physics, Volume 1 (Chapters 1 - 20)
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

The front cover is an image by Eric J. Heller depicting electron flow over a microscopically bumpy surface. The paths of the 100,000 electrons begin at the upper right but branch and fold back on one another in a surprising pattern as they spread toward the lower left. Electron flow is the subject of several chapters in this book and is especially important in the discussion of electric sparks. Some sparks. Some sparks are amusing, such as those generated when someone chomps down on a wintergreen LifeSaver-the brief blue glow that illuminates the mouth can be seen in a dark room (Chapter 21.) Other sparks are quite dangerous, such as those in electrostatic discharges that can accidental cause airborne dust to explode (Chapter 25). Take Your Seat-The Show's About To Begin! This 8th edition of Fundamentals of Physics includes hundreds of items about curious effects in the everyday world, written in the spirit of Jearl Walker's The Flying Circus of Physics. The original edition of The Flying Circus of Physics-in print for over 30 years in 10 languages-is a cult classic among physics students, physics instructors, and the general public. Electronic links to the new 2nd Edition of The Flying Circus of Physics are available in the electronic version of 8th edition of Fundamentals of Physics that is part of WileyPLUS, one of the online homework systems available with this book. WileyPLUS also includes electronic versions of all the end-of-chapter problems in Fundamentals of Physics and the interactive tutorials (several hundred) and hints (several thousand) written by author Jearl Walker.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Halliday, David, Resnick, Robert, Walker
Published by Wiley (2007)
ISBN 10: 047004473X ISBN 13: 9780470044735
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Murray Media
(NORTH MIAMI BEACH, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Wiley, 2007. Hardcover. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P11047004473X

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 50.88
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

2.

Halliday, David, Resnick, Robert, Walker
Published by Wiley (2007)
ISBN 10: 047004473X ISBN 13: 9780470044735
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Save With Sam
(North Miami, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Wiley, 2007. Hardcover. Condition: New. Brand New!. Seller Inventory # VIB047004473X

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 54.14
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

3.

Halliday, David; Resnick, Robert; Walker, Jearl
Published by Wiley
ISBN 10: 047004473X ISBN 13: 9780470044735
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Cloud 9 Books
(Wellington, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Wiley. Hardcover. Condition: New. 047004473X New Condition. Seller Inventory # NEW99.0935719

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 69.99
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

4.

David Halliday; Robert Resnick; Jearl Walker
Published by Wiley (2007)
ISBN 10: 047004473X ISBN 13: 9780470044735
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Wiley, 2007. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M047004473X

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 73.94
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.27
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

5.

David Halliday; Robert Resnick; Jearl Walker
ISBN 10: 047004473X ISBN 13: 9780470044735
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
BennettBooksLtd
(San Diego, CA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Condition: New. New. Seller Inventory # STRM-047004473X

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 79.58
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.95
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

6.

David Halliday; Robert Resnick; Jearl Walker
ISBN 10: 047004473X ISBN 13: 9780470044735
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
BennettBooksLtd
(San Diego, CA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Condition: New. New. Seller Inventory # STRM-047004473x

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 79.58
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.95
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

7.

David Halliday
Published by Wiley (2007)
ISBN 10: 047004473X ISBN 13: 9780470044735
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Books Express
(Portsmouth, NH, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Wiley, 2007. Hardcover. Condition: New. 8. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Seller Inventory # 047004473Xn

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 194.16
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds