Fundamental Concepts of Physics introduces students with little scientific background to college physics. Dr. Michael J. Cardamone presents the science of physics in a nonthreatening, non-mathematical conceptual format, with emphasis on its historical and cultural foundations. While directed at non-science undergraduate college students, the text is accessible to anyone with a curiosity concerning how we arrived at our current understanding of our physical world and its place in the universe. The goal is to allow the reader to come to an understanding of what we now know and how we came to know it. The emphasis is on the large concepts rather than the mathematical details involved with attaining this understanding. After completing the study of this text, the reader should have a greater appreciation of physics in describing the observed world. Electronic ebook edition available at Powells.com. Click on Powells logo to the left.Leta#39;s return to the macroscopic world for some considerations of the concept of momentum and its conservation in our ... Consider a situation where an external force acts on a body to alter the bodya#39;s momentum but not change its speed.
|Title||:||Fundamental Concepts of Physics|
|Author||:||Michael J. Cardamone|
|Publisher||:||Universal-Publishers - 2007|