The Physics of Everyday Phenomena 8th 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: Conceptual Questions (25)
    • 1: Exercises (12)
    • 1: Home Experiments and Observations
    • 1: Synthesis Problems (2)
    • 1: Test Bank Questions (35)
    • 1: Extra Problem (1)

  • Chapter 2: Describing Motion
    • 2: Conceptual Questions (34)
    • 2: Exercises (13)
    • 2: Home Experiments and Observations
    • 2: Synthesis Problems
    • 2: Test Bank Questions (32)
    • 2: Extra Problem (1)

  • Chapter 3: Falling Objects and Projectile Motion
    • 3: Conceptual Questions (35)
    • 3: Exercises (14)
    • 3: Home Experiments and Observations (1)
    • 3: Synthesis Problems (1)
    • 3: Test Bank Questions (38)
    • 3: Extra Problem

  • Chapter 4: Newton's Law: Explaining Motion
    • 4: Conceptual Questions (34)
    • 4: Exercises (12)
    • 4: Home Experiments and Observations
    • 4: Synthesis Problems
    • 4: Test Bank Questions (32)
    • 4: Extra Problem

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

  • Chapter 6: Energy and Oscillations
    • 6: Conceptual Questions (37)
    • 6: Exercises (13)
    • 6: Home Experiments and Observations
    • 6: Synthesis Problems
    • 6: Test Bank Questions (39)
    • 6: Extra Problem

  • Chapter 7: Momentum and Impulse
    • 7: Conceptual Questions (38)
    • 7: Exercises (12)
    • 7: Home Experiments and Observations
    • 7: Synthesis Problems
    • 7: Test Bank Questions (39)
    • 7: Extra Problem

  • Chapter 8: Rotational Motion of Solid Objects
    • 8: Conceptual Questions (38)
    • 8: Exercises (13)
    • 8: Home Experiments and Observations (1)
    • 8: Synthesis Problems
    • 8: Test Bank Questions (36)
    • 8: Extra Problem

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

  • Chapter 10: Temperature and Heat
    • 10: Conceptual Questions (38)
    • 10: Exercises (15)
    • 10: Home Experiments and Observations
    • 10: Synthesis Problems (1)
    • 10: Test Bank Questions (30)
    • 10: Extra Problem

  • Chapter 11: Heat Engines and the Second Law of Thermodynamics
    • 11: Conceptual Questions (37)
    • 11: Exercises (12)
    • 11: Home Experiments and Observations
    • 11: Synthesis Problems
    • 11: Test Bank Questions (32)
    • 11: Extra Problem

  • Chapter 12: Electrostatic Phenomena
    • 12: Conceptual Questions (37)
    • 12: Exercises (12)
    • 12: Home Experiments and Observations
    • 12: Synthesis Problems
    • 12: Test Bank Questions (28)
    • 12: Extra Problem

  • Chapter 13: Electric Circuits
    • 13: Conceptual Questions (33)
    • 13: Exercises (14)
    • 13: Home Experiments and Observations
    • 13: Synthesis Problems
    • 13: Test Bank Questions (34)
    • 13: Extra Problem

  • Chapter 14: Magnets and Electromagnetism
    • 14: Conceptual Questions (34)
    • 14: Exercises (12)
    • 14: Home Experiments and Observations
    • 14: Synthesis Problems
    • 14: Test Bank Questions (32)
    • 14: Extra Problem

  • Chapter 15: Making Waves
    • 15: Conceptual Questions (38)
    • 15: Exercises (14)
    • 15: Home Experiments and Observations
    • 15: Synthesis Problems
    • 15: Test Bank Questions (34)
    • 15: Extra Problem

  • Chapter 16: Light Waves and Color
    • 16: Conceptual Questions (32)
    • 16: Exercises (4)
    • 16: Home Experiments and Observations (1)
    • 16: Synthesis Problems
    • 16: Test Bank Questions (36)
    • 16: Extra Problem

  • Chapter 17: Light and Image Formation
    • 17: Conceptual Questions (36)
    • 17: Exercises (12)
    • 17: Home Experiments and Observations
    • 17: Synthesis Problems
    • 17: Test Bank Questions (39)
    • 17: Extra Problem

  • Chapter 18: The Structure of the Atom
    • 18: Conceptual Questions (35)
    • 18: Exercises (11)
    • 18: Home Experiments and Observations
    • 18: Synthesis Problems
    • 18: Test Bank Questions (30)
    • 18: Extra Problem

  • Chapter 19: The Nucleus and Nuclear Energy
    • 19: Conceptual Questions (34)
    • 19: Exercises (11)
    • 19: Home Experiments and Observations (1)
    • 19: Synthesis Problems
    • 19: Test Bank Questions (34)
    • 19: Extra Problem (3)

  • Chapter 20: Relativity
    • 20: Conceptual Questions (30)
    • 20: Exercises (11)
    • 20: Home Experiments and Observations
    • 20: Synthesis Problems
    • 20: Test Bank Questions (34)
    • 20: Extra Problem (1)

  • Chapter 21: Looking Deeper into Everyday Phenomena
    • 21: Conceptual Questions (28)
    • 21: Exercises (1)
    • 21: Home Experiments and Observations
    • 21: Synthesis Problems
    • 21: Test Bank Questions (28)
    • 21: Extra Problem

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CQ - Conceptual Questions
E - Exercises
HE - Home Experiments and Observations
SP - Synthesis Problems
TB - Test Bank Questions
XP - Extra Problems


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Group Quantity Questions
Chapter 1: Physics, the Fundamental Science
1.CQ 25 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026
1.E 12 001 002 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013
1.SP 2 002 003
1.TB 35 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028 029 030 031 032 033 034 035
1.XP 1 001
Chapter 2: Describing Motion
2.CQ 34 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028 029 030 031 032 033 034 035
2.E 13 001 002 004 006 007 008 009 010 011 013 014 015 017
2.TB 32 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028 029 030 031 032
2.XP 1 001
Chapter 3: Falling Objects and Projectile Motion
3.CQ 35 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028 029 030 031 032 033 034 035
3.E 14 001 002 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016
3.HE 1 002
3.SP 1 006
3.TB 38 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028 029 030 031 032 033 034 035 036 037 038
Chapter 4: Newton's Law: Explaining Motion
4.CQ 34 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028 029 030 031 032 033 034
4.E 12 001 002 003 004 010 011 012 013 015 016 018 019
4.TB 32 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028 029 030 031 032
Chapter 5: Circular Motion, the Planets, and Gravity
5.CQ 36 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028 029 030 031 032 033 034 035 036
5.E 13 001 003 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 014 015 016
5.TB 36 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028 029 030 031 032 033 034 035 036
Chapter 6: Energy and Oscillations
6.CQ 37 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028 029 030 031 032 033 034 035 036 037
6.E 13 001 002 005 006 007 008 009 011 012 013 014 015 016
6.TB 39 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028 029 030 031 032 033 034 035 036 037 038 039
Chapter 7: Momentum and Impulse
7.CQ 38 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028 029 030 031 032 033 034 035 036 037 038
7.E 12 001 003 005 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 016 018
7.TB 39 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028 029 030 031 032 033 034 035 036 037 038 039
Chapter 8: Rotational Motion of Solid Objects
8.CQ 38 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028 029 030 031 032 033 034 035 036 037 038
8.E 13 001 003 004 008 009 010 011 012 014 015 016 017 018
8.HE 1 005
8.TB 36 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028 029 030 031 032 033 034 035 036
Chapter 9: The Behavior of Fluids
9.CQ 33 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028 029 030 031 032 033
9.E 13 001 002 005 006 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016
9.TB 33 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028 029 030 031 032 033
Chapter 10: Temperature and Heat
10.CQ 38 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028 029 030 031 032 033 034 035 036 037 038
10.E 15 001 002 003 004 006 007 008 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 018
10.SP 1 006
10.TB 30 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028 029 030
Chapter 11: Heat Engines and the Second Law of Thermodynamics
11.CQ 37 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028 029 030 031 032 033 034 035 036 037
11.E 12 001 002 003 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013
11.TB 32 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028 029 030 031 032
Chapter 12: Electrostatic Phenomena
12.CQ 37 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028 029 030 031 032 033 034 035 036 037
12.E 12 001 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 012 013 015 016
12.TB 28 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028
Chapter 13: Electric Circuits
13.CQ 33 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028 029 030 031 032 033
13.E 14 001 002 003 004 005 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016
13.TB 34 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028 029 030 031 032 033 034
Chapter 14: Magnets and Electromagnetism
14.CQ 34 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028 029 030 031 032 033 034
14.E 12 001 002 003 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 015
14.TB 32 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028 029 030 031 032
Chapter 15: Making Waves
15.CQ 38 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028 029 030 031 032 033 034 035 036 037 038
15.E 14 001 002 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 014 015 016
15.TB 34 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028 029 030 031 032 033 034
Chapter 16: Light Waves and Color
16.CQ 32 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028 029 030 031 032
16.E 4 002 003 005 006
16.HE 1 006
16.TB 36 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028 029 030 031 032 033 034 035 036
Chapter 17: Light and Image Formation
17.CQ 36 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028 029 030 031 032 033 034 035 036
17.E 12 001 002 003 004 005 006 008 009 014 015 016 017
17.TB 39 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028 029 030 031 032 033 034 035 036 037 038 039
Chapter 18: The Structure of the Atom
18.CQ 35 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028 029 030 031 032 033 034 035
18.E 11 001 002 003 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012
18.TB 30 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028 029 030
Chapter 19: The Nucleus and Nuclear Energy
19.CQ 34 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028 029 033 034 035 036 037
19.E 11 001 002 003 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012
19.HE 1 002
19.TB 34 001 002 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028 029 030 031 032 033 034 035
19.XP 3 001 002 003
Chapter 20: Relativity
20.CQ 30 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028 029 030
20.E 11 001 002 003 004 005 007 008 009 010 011 012
20.TB 34 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028 029 030 031 032 033 034
20.XP 1 001
Chapter 21: Looking Deeper into Everyday Phenomena
21.CQ 28 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028
21.E 1 001
21.TB 28 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028
Total 1691