Six Ideas that Shaped Physics: Unit N - Laws of Physics are Universal, 2/e

Thomas A Moore




SIX IDEAS THAT SHAPED PHYSICS is the 21st century's alternative to traditional, encyclopedic textbooks. Thomas Moore designed SIX IDEAS to teach students: --to apply basic physical principles to realistic situations --to solve realistic problems --to resolve contradictions between their preconceptions and the laws of physics --to organize the ideas of physics into an integrated hierarchy


Table of Contents

N1 Newton's Law
N2 Vector Calculus
N3 Forces from Motion
N4 Motion from Forces
N5 Statics
N6 Linearly Constrained Motion
N7 Coupled Objects
N8 Circularly Constrained Motion
N9 Noninertial Reference Frames
N10 Projectile Motion
N11 Oscillatory Motion
N12 Introduction to Orbits
N13 Planetary Motion