College Physics for the AP® Physics 1 & 2 Courses

Third Edition

Publication Date: June 15, 2023

Hardcover ISBN: 9781319486211

Pages: 1568


College Physics for the AP® Physics 1 & 2 Courses integrates AP® skill-building and exam prep into a comprehensive college-level textbook, providing students and teachers with the resources they need to be successful in AP® Physics 1 and AP® Physics 2. You’ll find AP® Exam Tips, AP®...
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Chapter 1 Introduction to Physics

UNIT 1: Kinematics
Chapter 2 Linear Motion
Chapter 3 Motion in Two or Three Dimensions

UNIT 2: Force and Translational Dynamics
Chapter 4 Forces and Motion I: Newton’s Laws
Chapter 5 Forces and Motion II: Applications
Chapter 6 Circular Motion and Gravitation

UNIT 3: Work, Energy, and Power
Chapter 7 Conservation of Energy and an Introduction to Energy and Work
Chapter 8 Application of Conservation Principles to Energy, Work, and Power

UNIT 4: Linear Momentum
Chapter 9 Momentum, Collisions, and the Center of Mass
AP® Physics 1 Practice Exam 1

UNIT 5: Torque and Rotational Dynamics
Chapter 10
Rotational Motion I: A New Kind of Motion

UNIT 6: Energy and Momentum of Rotating Systems
Chapter 11
Torque and Rotation II: Work, Energy, and Angular Momentum

UNIT 7: Oscillations
Chapter 12
Oscillations Including Simple Harmonic Motion

UNIT 8: Fluids
Chapter 13
The Physics of Fluids
AP® Physics 1 Practice Exam 2

UNIT 9: Thermodynamics
Chapter 14
Kinetic Theory, Ideal Gases, Energy Transfer, and Equilibrium
Chapter 15 Laws of Thermodynamics

UNIT 10: Electric Force, Field, and Potential
Chapter 16
Electric Charge, Force, and Field
Chapter 17 Electric Potential and Electric Potential Energy

UNIT 11: DC Circuits
Chapter 18
DC Circuits: Electric Charge in Motion

UNIT 12: Magnetism and Electromagnetism
Chapter 19
Magnetism: Forces and Fields
Chapter 20 Electromagnetic Induction

UNIT 13: Waves, Sound, and Physical Optics
Chapter 21
Mechanical Waves and Sound
Chapter 22 Electromagnetic Waves and Physical Optics
Chapter 23 Geometric Optics: Ray Properties of Light

UNIT 14: Modern Physics
Chapter 24
Quantum Physics and Atomic Structure
Chapter 25 Nuclear Physics
AP® Physics 2 Practice Exam

*Chapter 26 Relativity and an Introduction to Particle Physics

Math Tutorial
Appendix A
SI Units and Conversion Factors
Appendix B Numerical Data
Appendix C Periodic Table of Elements
Answers to Odd Problems

*Enrichment Chapter

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