College Physics 5th edition

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Jerry D. Wilson and Anthony J. Buffa
Publisher: Pearson Education


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  • 1: Measurement and Problem Solving (27)
  • 2: Kinematics: Description of Motion (25)
  • 3: Motion in Two Dimensions (24)
  • 4: Force and Motion (28)
  • 5: Work and Energy (30)
  • 6: Linear Momentum and Collisions (30)
  • 7: Cicular Motion and Gravitation (32)
  • 8: Rotational Motion and Equilibrium (32)
  • 9: Solids and Fluids (31)
  • 10: Temperature and Kenetic Theory (25)
  • 11: Heat (25)
  • 12: Thermodynamics (31)
  • 13: Vibrations and Waves (25)
  • 14: Sounds (29)
  • 15: Electric Charge, Forces, and Fields (23)
  • 16: Electric Potential, Energy, and Capacitance (25)
  • 17: Electric Current and Resistance (25)
  • 18: Basic Electric Circuits (29)
  • 19: Magnetism (28)
  • 20: Electromagnetic Induction and Waves (25)
  • 21: AC Circuits (23)
  • 22: Reflection and Refraction of Light (25)
  • 23: Mirrors and Lenses (25)
  • 24: Physical Optics: The Wave Nature of Light (25)
  • 25: Vision and Optical Instruments (25)
  • 26: Relativity (25)
  • 27: Quantum Physics (20)
  • 28: Quantum Mechanics and Atomic Physics (20)
  • 29: The Nucleus (21)
  • 30: Nuclear Reactions and Elementary Particles (25)

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Chapter 1: Measurement and Problem Solving
1.CQ 5 004 006 012 015 072
1.E 20 002 010 014 030 032 034 037 046 050 052 056 060 064 066 070 078 086 090 094 100
1.IE 2 044 080
Chapter 2: Kinematics: Description of Motion
2.CQ 5 006 008 030 036 074
2.E 19 004 010 014 018 026 032 038 042 046 056 060 072 078 082 086 096 100 106 114
2.IE 1 068
Chapter 3: Motion in Two Dimensions
3.CQ 5 002 020 024 054 072
3.E 17 004 008 016 018 028 042 044 050 056 060 070 076 082 088 092 098 110
3.IE 2 036 064
Chapter 4: Force and Motion
4.CQ 5 004 010 012 020 080
4.E 18 006 022 028 034 040 044 058 064 070 074 082 086 094 098 102 106 110 112
4.IE 2 026 052
4.P 3 066 099 106
Chapter 5: Work and Energy
5.CQ 6 002 004 022 036 064 082
5.E 24 008 016 017 024 026 032 042 048 052 058 060 072 073 075 076 080 084 090 094 098 100 102 104 106
Chapter 6: Linear Momentum and Collisions
6.CQ 7 026 029 044 046 065 084 086
6.E 20 010 016 018 022 023 039 050 051 054 058 074 076 079 088 090 097 100 102 104 108
6.IE 3 034 071 072
Chapter 7: Cicular Motion and Gravitation
7.CQ 9 023 024 041 042 045 046 062 063 078
7.E 19 011 020 030 034 037 047 055 058 060 069 081 082 083 085 088 101 103 106 108
7.IE 4 052 054 056 071
Chapter 8: Rotational Motion and Equilibrium
8.CQ 8 006 018 021 045 046 072 090 095
8.E 20 015 032 033 034 035 038 039 054 058 060 062 064 074 083 096 106 110 115 118 119
8.IE 4 027 030 078 100
Chapter 9: Solids and Fluids
9.CQ 7 003 026 028 050 052 055 072
9.E 23 008 018 020 021 035 036 040 046 047 058 063 066 080 081 082 090 091 094 096 099 103 105 107
9.IE 1 062
Chapter 10: Temperature and Kenetic Theory
10.CQ 5 006 020 024 046 048
10.E 19 008 031 033 036 042 052 057 060 064 065 077 082 087 088 089 091 096 097 102
10.IE 1 032
Chapter 11: Heat
11.CQ 5 012 016 034 058 062
11.E 19 004 025 030 044 048 050 053 066 067 071 074 076 079 082 083 085 087 088 090
11.IE 1 020
Chapter 12: Thermodynamics
12.CQ 5 010 032 036 054 056
12.E 24 018 022 024 026 029 039 040 043 045 058 062 065 068 070 072 084 088 094 095 096 100 102 107 112
12.IE 2 042 044
Chapter 13: Vibrations and Waves
13.CQ 5 006 028 062 080 088
13.E 18 010 014 023 024 034 038 048 052 056 064 067 070 075 100 102 104 106 110
13.IE 2 046 094
Chapter 14: Sounds
14.CQ 5 006 054 056 058 080
14.E 19 012 019 020 026 038 042 048 050 062 066 068 072 074 086 091 094 097 100 103
14.IE 1 044
14.P 4 082 084 085 088
Chapter 15: Electric Charge, Forces, and Fields
15.CQ 5 004 014 046 048 072
15.E 15 008 028 031 040 058 062 064 076 078 086 087 088 089 091 099
15.IE 3 050 054 056
Chapter 16: Electric Potential, Energy, and Capacitance
16.CQ 5 006 036 040 046 076
16.E 17 010 020 022 047 050 052 071 073 080 081 082 088 090 094 096 100 102
16.IE 3 016 070 089
Chapter 17: Electric Current and Resistance
17.CQ 5 006 014 026 058 060
17.E 16 018 022 032 040 050 068 070 074 079 082 086 092 096 097 100 103
17.IE 4 042 054 076 084
Chapter 18: Basic Electric Circuits
18.CQ 5 004 044 058 060 074
18.E 23 013 015 020 026 033 036 052 053 054 065 068 069 078 081 092 093 095 096 102 103 105 106 107
18.IE 1 050
Chapter 19: Magnetism
19.CQ 5 010 032 034 062 084
19.E 18 019 024 026 030 039 040 042 044 053 056 066 078 086 092 093 096 100 101
19.IE 5 048 052 054 074 094
Chapter 20: Electromagnetic Induction and Waves
20.CQ 5 006 008 032 034 050
20.E 18 012 014 016 020 026 037 040 056 058 064 068 069 078 084 085 088 092 094
20.IE 2 044 082
Chapter 21: AC Circuits
21.CQ 4 002 004 026 028
21.E 15 008 018 020 032 033 034 052 054 059 065 068 069 073 074 076
21.IE 4 012 042 056 062
Chapter 22: Reflection and Refraction of Light
22.CQ 5 006 022 028 064 068
22.E 18 010 016 017 018 032 036 038 040 046 049 050 058 059 072 074 077 078 081
22.IE 2 012 054
Chapter 23: Mirrors and Lenses
23.CQ 5 004 008 022 026 082
23.E 12 016 038 048 057 063 066 070 072 073 084 093 100
23.IE 8 030 036 040 042 060 086 088 090
Chapter 24: Physical Optics: The Wave Nature of Light
24.CQ 5 004 008 024 028 062
24.E 16 011 015 018 034 045 046 050 056 069 076 082 084 086 089 091 092
24.IE 4 032 036 048 074
Chapter 25: Vision and Optical Instruments
25.CQ 5 004 026 048 062 078
25.E 17 012 016 020 022 028 036 039 040 052 056 064 066 070 072 080 086 088
25.IE 3 034 044 054
Chapter 26: Relativity
26.CQ 5 014 020 040 042 066
26.E 13 006 030 034 046 048 071 072 074 077 079 081 083 084
26.IE 7 010 024 026 036 058 060 062
Chapter 27: Quantum Physics
27.CQ 3 018 042 054
27.E 16 012 020 026 028 029 034 036 046 049 058 060 066 072 080 082 084
27.IE 1 010
Chapter 28: Quantum Mechanics and Atomic Physics
28.CQ 4 004 026 040 052
28.E 13 008 014 029 034 035 042 045 046 047 057 058 060 064
28.IE 3 010 036 056
Chapter 29: The Nucleus
29.CQ 3 004 028 030
29.E 15 006 014 024 040 044 046 056 058 076 080 084 090 092 094 096
29.IE 3 020 038 070
Chapter 30: Nuclear Reactions and Elementary Particles
30.CQ 5 004 032 040 054 062
30.E 18 008 016 020 022 024 026 028 030 036 038 042 052 056 060 068 070 072 076
30.IE 2 044 050
Total 783