# College Physics: Putting It All Together 1st edition

Ron Hellings, Jeff Adams, and Greg Francis
Publisher: University Science Books

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• Chapter 1: Introduction
• 1.1: Measurement
• 1.2: Arithmetic
• 1.3: Working with Units (6)
• 1.4: Math Requirements
• 1.5: Summary

• Chapter 2: One-Dimensional Kinematics
• 2.1: The Coordinate System
• 2.2: Displacement (3)
• 2.3: Velocity (8)
• 2.4: Straight-Line Acceleration: Speeding Up and Slowing Down (5)
• 2.5: Graphing the Motion (3)
• 2.6: Equations Governing Uniformly Accelerated Motion (11)
• 2.7: Free Fall (11)
• 2.8: How to Solve Physics Problems
• 2.9: Summary

• Chapter 3: Vectors
• 3.1: Superposition
• 3.2: Vector and Scalars
• 3.4: Vector Subtraction
• 3.5: Trigonometry Review (1)
• 3.6: Vector Components (7)
• 3.7: Vector Addition (Revisited) (18)
• 3.8: Summary

• Chapter 4: Two-Dimensional Kinematics
• 4.1: Position Vectors and Coordinate Systems
• 4.2: Displacement and Velocity (2)
• 4.3: Acceleration in Two Dimensions (5)
• 4.4: Projectile Motion (17)
• 4.5: Circular Motion and Centripetal Acceleration (3)
• 4.6: Relative Velocity (5)
• 4.7: Summary

• Chapter 5: Newton's Laws
• 5.1: Newton's First Law (2)
• 5.2: Newton's Second Law (13)
• 5.3: Newton's Third Law (4)
• 5.4: Forces (3)
• 5.5: Free-Body Diagrams (15)
• 5.6: Statics (7)
• 5.7: Summary

• Chapter 6: Forces
• 6.1: Gravitational Force: Weight (10)
• 6.2: Normal Force (4)
• 6.3: Frictional Forces: Kinetic and Static (15)
• 6.4: Problems on an Inclined Plane (10)
• 6.5: Tension (4)
• 6.6: Elastic and Spring Forces (2)
• 6.7: Refrigerator Magnet Force
• 6.8: Apparent Weight (3)
• 6.9: Centripetal Force (11)
• 6.10: Centrifugal and Other Fictitious Forces
• 6.11: Summary

• Chapter 7: Energy
• 7.1: Forms of Energy (24)
• 7.2: Energy Change and Work (12)
• 7.3: Power (5)
• 7.4: Conservative and Non-Conservative Forces (5)
• 7.5: Conservation of Energy
• 7.6: Solving Mechanical Energy Problems (13)
• 7.7: Summary

• Chapter 8: Momentum
• 8.1: Impulse and Momentum (10)
• 8.2: Collisions (11)
• 8.3: The Three Flavors of Collisions (11)
• 8.4: Collisions in Two Dimensions (12)
• 8.5: Elastic Collisions in One Dimension (7)
• 8.6: Summary

• Chapter 9: Rotational Dynamics
• 9.2: Rotational Kinematics (23)
• 9.3: Torque (6)
• 9.4: Center of Mass (6)
• 9.5: Extended Free-Body Diagrams (22)
• 9.6: Rotational Inertia (12)
• 9.7: Angular Momentum and Kinetic Energy (18)
• 9.8: Summary

• Chapter 10: Pressure and Fluids
• 10.1: Pressure (2)
• 10.2: Pressure in Fluids (3)
• 10.3: Pascal's Principle (5)
• 10.4: Archimedes' Principle (7)
• 10.5: And What If It Floats? (3)
• 10.6: Summary

• Chapter 11: Simple Harmonic Motion
• 11.1: Period and Frequency (5)
• 11.2: Simple Harmonic Motion (1)
• 11.3: The Hanging Block on a Spring
• 11.4: The Period Formula (10)
• 11.5: Energy in Simple Harmonic Motion (7)
• 11.6: Other Harmonic Oscillators (5)
• 11.7: Summary

• Chapter 12: Pulses and Waves
• 12.1: Definitions
• 12.2: Wave Speed (1)
• 12.3: Superposition of Pulses (3)
• 12.4: Reflection of Pulses at a Boundary
• 12.5: Reflection of Pulses at a Boundary Between Two Media
• 12.6: Properties of Continuous Waves (5)
• 12.7: Sound (1)
• 12.8: Beats (2)
• 12.9: The Doppler Effect (7)
• 12.10: Summary

• Chapter 13: Standing Waves
• 13.1: Standing Wave on a String (3)
• 13.2: Reflection of Sound in an Air Column
• 13.3: Longitudinal Standing Waves: Open–Open Tube (2)
• 13.4: Longitudinal Standing Waves: Open–Closed Tube (7)
• 13.5: Summary

• Chapter 14: Thermal Physics
• 14.1: Temperature (8)
• 14.2: Thermal Expansion (11)
• 14.3: Specific Heat (14)
• 14.4: Latent Heats (17)
• 14.5: Summary

• Chapter 15: Thermodynamics
• 15.1: The Kinetic Theory of Gases
• 15.2: The Ideal Gas Law (14)
• 15.3: Thermodynamics (10)
• 15.4: Specific Heats of a Gas (7)
• 15.5: Summary

• Chapter 16: Electric Forces and Fields
• 16.1: Charge (12)
• 16.2: Coulomb's Law (12)
• 16.3: Induction and Polarization
• 16.4: Electric Fields (15)
• 16.5: Superposition (11)
• 16.6: Electric Field Lines (3)
• 16.7: Uniformly Charged Sheets (1)
• 16.8: Charged Conducting Plates
• 16.9: Electric Flux and Gauss's Law
• 16.10: Using Gauss's Law
• 16.11: Summary

• Chapter 17: Voltage
• 17.1: The Gravitational Potential
• 17.2: Electric Potential Energy and Voltage (11)
• 17.3: Uniformly Charged Parallel Plates (10)
• 17.4: Equipotential Surfaces (2)
• 17.5: Capacitance (3)
• 17.6: Polarization and Dielectrics (3)
• 17.7: Energy in a Capacitor
• 17.8: Summary

• Chapter 18: Circuits
• 18.1: Currents and Wires (7)
• 18.2: Batteries (1)
• 18.3: Resistors and Light Bulbs (4)
• 18.4: Energy and Power in Circuit Elements (17)
• 18.5: Circuits (2)
• 18.6: Experiments with Batteries and Light Bulbs
• 18.7: Equivalent Resistance (16)
• 18.8: Kirchhoff's Laws (9)
• 18.9: RC Circuits
• 18.10: Summary

• Chapter 19: Magnetic Forces and Fields
• 19.1: Magnetic Poles
• 19.2: Magnetic Fields
• 19.3: Magnetic Force on a Charged Particle (17)
• 19.4: Magnetic Force on a Current-Carrying Wire (18)
• 19.5: Magnetic Field Due to a Wire
• 19.6: Loops and Solenoids
• 19.7: Calculating the Magnetic Field (7)
• 19.8: Ampère's Law
• 19.9: Magnetic Polarization and Refrigerator Magnets
• 19.10: Summary

• Chapter 20: Induction
• 20.2: Lenz's Law (8)
• 20.3: Inductors (2)
• 20.4: Induced Magnetic Fields
• 20.5: Maxwell's Equations
• 20.6: Summary

• Chapter 21: Light and Electromagnetic Waves
• 21.1: Electromagnetic Waves (5)
• 21.2: The Electromagnetic Spectrum (12)
• 21.3: Huygens' Principle
• 21.4: Reflection (8)
• 21.5: Refraction (26)
• 21.6: Energy in Electromagnetic Waves
• 21.7: Summary

• Chapter 22: Geometrical Optics
• 22.1: Spherical Waves and Curvature
• 22.2: Thin Lenses (3)
• 22.3: Ray Tracing and Image Size (7)
• 22.4: Spherical Mirrors (10)
• 22.5: Combining Optical Elements
• 22.6: Optical Instruments (36)
• 22.7: Summary

• Chapter 23: Wave Optics
• 23.1: Double-Slit Interference (18)
• 23.2: Gratings (4)
• 23.3: Diffraction (12)
• 23.4: Resolution (5)
• 23.5: Thin Films (6)
• 23.6: Polarization (7)
• 23.7: Summary

• Chapter 24: Special Relativity
• 24.1: The Two Principles of Relativity
• 24.2: The Three Effects (8)
• 24.4: Relative Velocity (Again) (2)
• 24.5: Relativistic Mechanics (12)
• 24.6: Summary

• Chapter 25: Atomic Physics and Quantum Mechanics
• 25.1: Photons (12)
• 25.2: Atomic Physics (5)
• 25.3: Quantum Mechanics (11)
• 25.4: Spin
• 25.5: The Exclusion Principle (4)
• 25.6: Summary

• Chapter 26: Nuclear and Particle Physics
• 26.1: Nuclear Forces
• 26.2: Nuclear Reactions (13)
• 26.3: Reaction Rates and Half-Lives (3)
• 26.4: Elementary Particles (10)
• 26.5: Fundamental Forces (7)
• 26.6: Epilogue
• 26.7: Summary

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Chapter 7: Energy
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Chapter 8: Momentum
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