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Physics I Practice Problems For Dummies (+ Free Online Practice)

Physics I Practice Problems For Dummies (+ Free Online Practice)

Consumer Dummies

ISBN: 978-1-118-85323-8

May 2015

432 pages



Physics I Practice Problems For Dummies takes readers beyond the instruction and practice provided in Physics I For Dummies, giving them hundreds of opportunities to solve problems from the major concepts introduced in a Physics I course. With the book, readers also get access to practice problems online. This content features 500 practice problems presented in multiple choice format; on-the-go access from smart phones, computers, and tablets; customizable practice sets for self-directed study; practice problems categorized as easy, medium, or hard; and a one-year subscription with book purchase.
Introduction  1

Part I: The Questions  5

Chapter 1: Reviewing Math Fundamentals and Physics Measurements  7

Chapter 2: Moving along with Kinematics 11

Chapter 3: Moving in a Two-Dimensional World  17

Chapter 4: Pushing and Pulling: The Forces around You  23

Chapter 5: Slipping and Sliding: Motion and Forces  31

Chapter 6: Describing Rotational Motion 39

Chapter 7: Rotating Around in Different Loops  45

Chapter 8: Going with the Flow: Fluids 51

Chapter 9: Getting Some Work Done  57

Chapter 10: Picking Up Some Momentum with Impulse  65

Chapter 11: Rolling Around with Rotational Kinetics and Dynamics  73

Chapter 12: Bouncing with a Spring: Simple Harmonic Motion  85

Chapter 13: Heating Up with Thermodynamics and Heat Transfer  91

Chapter 14: Living in an Ideal World with the Ideal Gas Law  97

Chapter 15: Experiencing the Laws of Thermodynamics  101

Part II: The Answers  107

Chapter 16: Answers 109

Index  403