More Details about The Flying Circus Of Physics With Answers

General Information  
Author(s)JEARL WALKER
PublisherWILEY INDIA
ISBN9788126517824
Pages312
BindingSoftbound
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJuly 2007

Description

This new version now contains answers to all the over 600 stimulating questions. Walker covers the entirety of naked-eye physics by exploring problems of the everyday world. He focuses on the flight of Frisbees, sounds of thunder, rainbows, sand dunes, soap bubbles, etc., and uses such familiar objects as rubber bands, eggs, tea pots, and Coke bottles. Many references to outside sources guide the way through the problems. Now the inclusion of answers provides immediate feedback, making this an extraordinary approach in applying all of physics to problems of the real world. Contents : Hiding Under the Covers, Listening for the Monsters The Walrus Speaks of Classical Mechanics Heat Fantasies and Other Cheap Thrills of the Night The Madness of Stirring Tea She Comes in Colors Everywhere The Electrician's Evil and the Ring's Magic The Walrus Has His Last Say and Leaves Us Assorted Goodies Index Answers