The Handy Physics Answer Book

The Handy Physics Answer Book

Book - 2011
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Eschewing the usual mathematical explanations for physics phenomena, this approachable reference explains complicated scientific concepts in plain English that everyone can understand. This handbook supplies answers on the physics of everyday life and examines the developments in the exploration of subatomic particles. In addition to the question-and-answer section, an addendum of facts about physicists explains what the Nobel prize is and who has won it, and tells the story of the scientist who was incarcerated for agreeing with Copernicus.
Publisher: Detroit : Visible Ink Press, c2011
Edition: 2nd ed
ISBN: 9781578593057
Branch Call Number: 530 ZITZEWITZ
Characteristics: ix, 373 p. : ill. ; 24 cm


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Jul 15, 2017

A great overview of fundementals of physics.

Jun 22, 2016

This book goes through some of the physics questions you may have had in life. Why is the sky blue? What is the second law of thermodynamics? What are Newton's three laws? What is an atomic clock? What are black holes? What is time dilation? And much more questions and answers are in the book.


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