Waves, Atoms and Materials Waves, Atoms and Materials by Tom Duncan, Heather Kennett


Waves, Atoms and Materials Waves, Atoms and Materials by Tom Duncan, Heather Kennett

Tom Duncan's Advanced Physics is firmly established as a leading textbook for those studying physics at Advanced Level. The third edition of these books for Hong Kong, Volume 1: Mechanics and Electricity, and Volume 2: Waves, Atoms and Materials, provide complete coverage of the Hong Kong Advanced Level syllabus.;The books' key features include: clear text and illustrations that provide thorough, yet accessible information; highlighted key laws or principles and worked examples to support private study; objective-type revision questions with answers at the end of each section to test students' understanding; and examination questions at the end of each chapter to prepare students for assessment.Features new to the third edition include: use of full colour throughout; chapters reorganized to follow the Hong Kong exam syllabus more closely; a revised chapter on mathematics for physics; revised text and photographs to reflect current knowledge and applications; examples of the use of spreadsheets and dataloggers in physics laboratories; multiple-choice questions from recent HKALE past papers (1997-2001); over 100 worked examples throughout the book; additional questions at the end of each volume; and Internet addresses of physics' websites alongside relevant text.

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436 pages


Tom Duncan, Heather Kennett
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Publication date

31st July 2003



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