The Physics of Everyday Phenomena 6th edition

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W. Thomas Griffith and Juliet W. Brosing
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education


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  • Chapter 1:Physics, the Fundamental Science
    • 1: Exercises (12)
    • 1: Home Experiments and Observations
    • 1: Questions (16)
    • 1: Synthesis Problems (2)
    • Test Bank Questions (35)

  • Chapter 2:Describing Motion
    • 2: Exercises (13)
    • 2: Home Experiments and Observations
    • 2: Questions (21)
    • 2: Synthesis Problems
    • Test Bank Questions (32)

  • Chapter 3:Falling Objects and Projectile Motion
    • 3: Exercises (14)
    • 3: Home Experiments and Observations (1)
    • 3: Questions (21)
    • 3: Synthesis Problems (1)
    • Test Bank Questions (38)

  • Chapter 4:Newton's Laws: Explaining Motion
    • 4: Exercises (12)
    • 4: Home Experiments and Observations
    • 4: Questions (22)
    • 4: Synthesis Problems
    • Test Bank Questions (32)

  • Chapter 5:Circular Motion, the Planets, and Gravity
    • 5: Exercises (13)
    • 5: Home Experiments and Observations
    • 5: Questions (21)
    • 5: Synthesis Problems
    • Test Bank Questions (36)

  • Chapter 6:Energy and Oscillations
    • 6: Exercises (13)
    • 6: Home Experiments and Observations
    • 6: Questions (22)
    • 6: Synthesis Problems (1)
    • Test Bank Questions (39)

  • Chapter 7:Momentum and Impulse
    • 7: Exercises (12)
    • 7: Home Experiments and Observations
    • 7: Questions (21)
    • 7: Synthesis Problems
    • Test Bank Questions (39)

  • Chapter 8:Rotational Motion of Solid Objects
    • 8: Exercises (13)
    • 8: Home Experiments and Observations (1)
    • 8: Questions (19)
    • 8: Synthesis Problems
    • Test Bank Questions (36)

  • Chapter 9:The Behavior of Fluids
    • 9: Exercises (13)
    • 9: Home Experiments and Observations
    • 9: Questions (20)
    • 9: Synthesis Problems
    • Test Bank Questions (33)

  • Chapter 10:Temperature and Heat
    • 10: Exercises (15)
    • 10: Home Experiments and Observations
    • 10: Questions (20)
    • 10: Synthesis Problems (1)
    • Test Bank Questions (30)

  • Chapter 11:Heat Engines and the Second Law of Thermodynamics
    • 11: Exercises (12)
    • 11: Home Experiments and Observations
    • 11: Questions (20)
    • 11: Synthesis Problems
    • Test Bank Questions (32)

  • Chapter 12:Electrostatic Phenomena
    • 12: Exercises (12)
    • 12: Home Experiments and Observations
    • 12: Questions (20)
    • 12: Synthesis Problems
    • Test Bank Questions (28)

  • Chapter 13:Electric Circuits
    • 13: Exercises (14)
    • 13: Home Experiments and Observations
    • 13: Questions (20)
    • 13: Synthesis Problems
    • Test Bank Questions (34)

  • Chapter 14:Magnets and Electromagnetism
    • 14: Exercises (12)
    • 14: Home Experiments and Observations
    • 14: Questions (20)
    • 14: Synthesis Problems
    • Test Bank Questions (32)

  • Chapter 15:Making Waves
    • 15: Exercises (14)
    • 15: Home Experiments and Observations
    • 15: Questions (20)
    • 15: Synthesis Problems
    • Test Bank Questions (34)

  • Chapter 16:Light Waves and Color
    • 16: Exercises (4)
    • 16: Home Experiments and Observations (1)
    • 16: Questions (20)
    • 16: Synthesis Problems
    • Test Bank Questions (36)

  • Chapter 17:Light and Image Formation
    • 17: Exercises (12)
    • 17: Home Experiments and Observations
    • 17: Questions (20)
    • 17: Synthesis Problems
    • Test Bank Questions (39)

  • Chapter 18:The Structure of the Atom
    • 18: Exercises (11)
    • 18: Home Experiments and Observations
    • 18: Questions (20)
    • 18: Synthesis Problems
    • Test Bank Questions (30)

  • Chapter 19:The Nucleus and Nuclear Energy
    • 19: Exercises (11)
    • 19: Home Experiments and Observations (1)
    • 19: Questions (20)
    • 19: Synthesis Problems
    • Test Bank Questions (34)

  • Chapter 20:Relativity
    • 20: Exercises (11)
    • 20: Home Experiments and Observations
    • 20: Questions (21)
    • 20: Synthesis Problems
    • Test Bank Questions (34)

  • Chapter 21:Beyond Everyday Phenomena
    • 21: Exercises (1)
    • 21: Home Experiments and Observations
    • 21: Questions (17)
    • 21: Synthesis Problems
    • Test Bank Questions (28)

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Question Group Key
E - Exercises
HE - Home Experiments and Observations
Q - Questions
SP - Synthesis Problems
TB - Test Bank Questions


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Group Quantity Questions
Chapter 1:Physics, the Fundamental Science
1.E 12 01 02 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13
1.Q 16 01 02 04 05 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 18 19 20
1.SP 2 02 03
1.TB 35 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35
Chapter 2:Describing Motion
2.E 13 01 02 04 06 07 08 09 10 11 13 14 15 17
2.Q 21 01 03 04 07 09 10 12 13 14 16 18 19 20 21 22 23 25 26 27 28 30
2.TB 32 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32
Chapter 3:Falling Objects and Projectile Motion
3.E 14 01 02 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16
3.HE 1 02
3.Q 21 03 04 05 07 08 09 10 11 14 15 17 18 20 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29
3.SP 1 06
3.TB 38 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38
Chapter 4:Newton's Laws: Explaining Motion
4.E 12 01 02 03 04 10 11 12 13 15 16 18 19
4.Q 22 04 06 07 09 10 12 13 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 30 31 32
4.TB 32 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32
Chapter 5:Circular Motion, the Planets, and Gravity
5.E 13 01 03 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 14 15 16
5.Q 21 02 03 04 06 07 10 11 12 14 15 16 19 20 21 22 23 25 26 28 30 32
5.TB 36 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36
Chapter 6:Energy and Oscillations
6.E 13 01 02 05 06 07 08 09 11 12 13 14 15 16
6.Q 22 01 02 06 07 08 11 12 13 14 15 18 20 22 23 25 26 27 29 30 32 35 37
6.SP 1 06
6.TB 39 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39
Chapter 7:Momentum and Impulse
7.E 12 01 03 05 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 16 18
7.Q 21 02 03 06 07 09 12 13 16 17 18 20 21 24 25 26 27 29 30 32 34 35
7.TB 39 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39
Chapter 8:Rotational Motion of Solid Objects
8.E 13 01 03 04 08 09 10 11 12 14 15 16 17 18
8.HE 1 05
8.Q 19 01 02 05 06 09 10 11 12 14 16 19 21 23 24 26 27 29 31 32
8.TB 36 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36
Chapter 9:The Behavior of Fluids
9.E 13 01 02 05 06 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16
9.Q 20 01 02 03 04 06 07 11 12 14 15 16 17 19 20 22 23 24 27 29 31
9.TB 33 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33
Chapter 10:Temperature and Heat
10.E 15 01 02 03 04 06 07 08 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 18
10.Q 20 01 02 05 06 07 08 10 11 13 14 17 21 22 25 27 28 30 31 32 33
10.SP 1 06
10.TB 30 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
Chapter 11:Heat Engines and the Second Law of Thermodynamics
11.E 12 01 02 03 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13
11.Q 20 01 02 06 07 08 10 13 14 15 16 18 20 22 23 24 26 27 30 31 33
11.TB 32 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32
Chapter 12:Electrostatic Phenomena
12.E 12 01 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 12 13 15 16
12.Q 20 02 03 04 06 07 10 11 13 17 18 19 20 21 22 24 25 26 27 28 30
12.TB 28 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28
Chapter 13:Electric Circuits
13.E 14 01 02 03 04 05 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16
13.Q 20 01 03 05 06 07 08 09 10 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 22 24 27 28
13.TB 34 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34
Chapter 14:Magnets and Electromagnetism
14.E 12 01 02 03 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 15
14.Q 20 01 02 03 06 08 09 10 11 12 13 15 16 17 18 21 24 25 27 29 31
14.TB 32 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32
Chapter 15:Making Waves
15.E 14 01 02 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 14 15 16
15.Q 20 03 04 05 06 08 10 11 13 15 16 18 20 21 23 24 25 26 27 28 33
15.TB 34 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34
Chapter 16:Light Waves and Color
16.E 4 02 03 05 06
16.HE 1 06
16.Q 20 01 02 03 04 05 06 08 09 10 12 13 14 16 17 18 22 25 26 27 28
16.TB 36 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36
Chapter 17:Light and Image Formation
17.E 12 01 02 03 04 05 06 08 09 14 15 16 17
17.Q 20 01 02 05 07 09 10 11 12 13 15 17 18 19 20 23 24 25 28 29 31
17.TB 39 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39
Chapter 18:The Structure of the Atom
18.E 11 01 02 03 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12
18.Q 20 01 02 03 04 06 07 10 12 16 17 19 20 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 31
18.TB 30 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
Chapter 19:The Nucleus and Nuclear Energy
19.E 11 01 02 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12
19.HE 1 02
19.Q 20 01 02 03 04 05 06 08 09 11 13 15 17 18 21 22 24 26 29 30 31
19.TB 34 01 02 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35
Chapter 20:Relativity
20.E 11 01 02 03 04 05 07 08 09 10 11 12
20.Q 21 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 11 12 13 15 17 20 22 23 25 26 29 30 31
20.TB 34 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34
Chapter 21:Beyond Everyday Phenomena
21.E 1 01
21.Q 17 01 03 04 06 08 09 10 11 14 15 16 17 19 20 21 23 25
21.TB 28 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28
Total 1385