University Physics (14th Edition)

0 avg rating
( 0 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780133969290: University Physics (14th Edition)

NOTE: You are purchasing a standalone product; MasteringPhysics does not come packaged with this content. 

For courses in calculus-based physics.

 

The benchmark for clarity and rigor, influenced by the latest in education research.

Since its first edition, University Physics has been revered for its emphasis on fundamental principles and how to apply them. This text is known for its clear and thorough narrative, as well as its uniquely broad, deep, and thoughtful sets of worked examples that provide students with key tools for developing both conceptual understanding and problem-solving skills.

 

The Fourteenth Edition improves the defining features of the text while adding new features influenced by education research to teach the skills needed by today’s students. A focus on visual learning, new problem types, and pedagogy informed by MasteringPhysics metadata headline the improvements designed to create the best learning resource for physics students.

 

Also available with MasteringPhysics

MasteringPhysics® from Pearson is the leading online homework, tutorial, and assessment system, designed to improve results by engaging students before, during, and after class with powerful content. Instructors ensure students arrive ready to learn by assigning educationally effective content before class and encourage critical thinking and retention with in-class resources such as Learning Catalytics. Students can further master concepts after class through traditional and adaptive homework assignments that provide hints and answer-specific feedback. The Mastering gradebook records scores for all automatically graded assignments in one place, while diagnostic tools give instructors access to rich data to assess student understanding and misconceptions.

 

Mastering brings learning full circle by continuously adapting to each student and making learning more personal than ever–before, during, and after class.

 




"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

R oger A. Freedman is a Lecturer in Physics at the University of California, Santa Barbara. He was an undergraduate at the University of California campuses in San Diego and Los Angeles and did his doctoral research in nuclear theory at Stanford University under the direction of Professor J. Dirk Walecka. Dr. Freedman came to UCSB in 1981 after three years of teaching and doing research at the University of Washington.


At UCSB, Dr. Freedman has taught in both the Department of Physics and the College of Creative Studies, a branch of the university intended for highly gifted and motivated undergraduates. He has published research in nuclear physics, elementary particle physics, and laser physics. In recent years, he has worked to make physics lectures a more interactive experience through the use of classroom response systems and pre-lecture videos.


In the 1970s Dr. Freedman worked as a comic book letterer and helped organize the San Diego Comic-Con (now the world’s largest popular culture convention) during its first few years. Today, when not in the classroom or slaving over a computer, Dr. Freedman can be found either flying (he holds a commercial pilot’s license) or with his wife, Caroline, cheering on the rowers of UCSB Men’s and Women’s Crew.


IN MEMORIAM: HUGH YOUNG (1930—2013)

H ugh D. Young was Emeritus Professor of Physics at Carnegie Mellon University. He earned both his undergraduate and graduate degrees from that university. He earned his Ph.D. in fundamental particle theory under the direction of the late Richard Cutkosky. He joined the faculty of Carnegie Mellon in 1956 and retired in 2004. He also had two visiting professorships at the University of California, Berkeley.

Dr. Young’s career was centered entirely on undergraduate education. He wrote several undergraduate-level textbooks, and in 1973 he became a coauthor with Francis Sears and Mark Zemansky for their well-known introductory textbooks. In addition to his role on Sears and Zemansky’s University Physics, he was the author of Sears and Zemansky’s College Physics.

Dr. Young earned a bachelor’s degree in organ performance from Carnegie Mellon in 1972 and spent several years as Associate Organist at St. Paul’s Cathedral in Pittsburgh. He often ventured into the wilderness to hike, climb, or go caving with students in Carnegie Mellon's Explorers Club, which he founded as a graduate student and later advised. Dr. Young and his wife, Alice, hosted up to 50 students each year for Thanksgiving dinners in their home.


Always gracious, Dr. Young expressed his appreciation earnestly: “I want to extend my heartfelt thanks to my colleagues at Carnegie Mellon, especially Professors Robert Kraemer, Bruce Sherwood, Ruth Chabay, Helmut Vogel, and Brian Quinn, for many stimulating discussions about physics pedagogy and for their support and encouragement during the writing of several successive editions of this book. I am equally indebted to the many generations of Carnegie Mellon students who have helped me learn what good teaching and good writing are, by showing me what works and what doesn’t. It is always a joy and a privilege to express my gratitude to my wife, Alice, and our children, Gretchen and Rebecca, for their love, support, and emotional sustenance during the writing of several successive editions of this book. May all men and women be blessed with love such as theirs.” We at Pearson appreciated his professionalism, good nature, and collaboration. He will be missed.

 

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

International Edition
International Edition

1.

Hugh D. Young , Roger A. Freedman
ISBN 10: 0133969290 ISBN 13: 9780133969290
New Quantity Available: 4
International Edition
Seller:
booksdeck
(Westlake Village, CA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Brand new book. This is an international edition textbook with identical content as the US version. We ship all our orders from CA/IL, USA (depending on your address) and NOT from Asia! Choose expedited shipping for superfast delivery with tracking. Bookseller Inventory # 9780133969290

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
21.81
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Young, Hugh D.^Freedman, Roger A.
Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133969290 ISBN 13: 9780133969290
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
INDOO
(Avenel, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Prentice Hall. Book Condition: New. Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 0133969290

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
213.87
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.66
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Hugh D. Young, Roger A. Freedman
Published by Pearson Education (US), United States (2015)
ISBN 10: 0133969290 ISBN 13: 9780133969290
New Hardcover First Edition Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
Book Depository hard to find
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson Education (US), United States, 2015. Hardback. Book Condition: New. 14th edition. Language: English . This book usually ship within 10-15 business days and we will endeavor to dispatch orders quicker than this where possible. Brand New Book. NOTE: You are purchasing a standalone product; MasteringPhysics does not come packaged with this content. For courses in calculus-based physics. The benchmark for clarity and rigor, influenced by the latest in education research. Since its first edition, University Physics has been revered for its emphasis on fundamental principles and how to apply them. This text is known for its clear and thorough narrative, as well as its uniquely broad, deep, and thoughtful sets of worked examples that provide students with key tools for developing both conceptual understanding and problem-solving skills. The Fourteenth Edition improves the defining features of the text while adding new features influenced by education research to teach the skills needed by today s students. A focus on visual learning, new problem types, and pedagogy informed by MasteringPhysics metadata headline the improvements designed to create the best learning resource for physics students. Also available with MasteringPhysics MasteringPhysics (R) from Pearson is the leading online homework, tutorial, and assessment system, designed to improve results by engaging students before, during, and after class with powerful content. Instructors ensure students arrive ready to learn by assigning educationally effective content before class and encourage critical thinking and retention with in-class resources such as Learning Catalytics. Students can further master concepts after class through traditional and adaptive homework assignments that provide hints and answer-specific feedback. The Mastering gradebook records scores for all automatically graded assignments in one place, while diagnostic tools give instructors access to rich data to assess student understanding and misconceptions. Mastering brings learning full circle by continuously adapting to each student and making learning more personal than ever-before, during, and after class. Bookseller Inventory # BTE9780133969290

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
220.87
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Young, Hugh D.; Freedman, Roger A.
Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0133969290 ISBN 13: 9780133969290
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 3
Seller:
BarristerBooks
(Lawrence, KS, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0133969290 BRAND NEW W/FAST SHIPPING! This item is: University Physics, 14th Ed., 2016, by Young, Hugh D.^Freedman, Roger A.; FORMAT: Hardcover; ISBN: 9780133969290. Choose Expedited for fastest shipping! Our 98%+ rating proves our commitment! We cannot ship to PO Boxes/APO address. To avoid ordering the wrong item, please check your item's ISBN number!. Bookseller Inventory # P9780133969290

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
251.06
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Young, Hugh D., Freedman, Roger A.
Published by Pearson (2015)
ISBN 10: 0133969290 ISBN 13: 9780133969290
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson, 2015. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110133969290

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
261.10
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 1.51
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Hugh D. Young, Roger A. Freedman
Published by Pearson Education (US), United States (2015)
ISBN 10: 0133969290 ISBN 13: 9780133969290
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson Education (US), United States, 2015. Hardback. Book Condition: New. 14th edition. Language: English . Brand New Book. NOTE: You are purchasing a standalone product; MasteringPhysics does not come packaged with this content. For courses in calculus-based physics. The benchmark for clarity and rigor, influenced by the latest in education research. Since its first edition, University Physics has been revered for its emphasis on fundamental principles and how to apply them. This text is known for its clear and thorough narrative, as well as its uniquely broad, deep, and thoughtful sets of worked examples that provide students with key tools for developing both conceptual understanding and problem-solving skills. The Fourteenth Edition improves the defining features of the text while adding new features influenced by education research to teach the skills needed by today s students. A focus on visual learning, new problem types, and pedagogy informed by MasteringPhysics metadata headline the improvements designed to create the best learning resource for physics students. Also available with MasteringPhysics MasteringPhysics (R) from Pearson is the leading online homework, tutorial, and assessment system, designed to improve results by engaging students before, during, and after class with powerful content. Instructors ensure students arrive ready to learn by assigning educationally effective content before class and encourage critical thinking and retention with in-class resources such as Learning Catalytics. Students can further master concepts after class through traditional and adaptive homework assignments that provide hints and answer-specific feedback. The Mastering gradebook records scores for all automatically graded assignments in one place, while diagnostic tools give instructors access to rich data to assess student understanding and misconceptions. Mastering brings learning full circle by continuously adapting to each student and making learning more personal than ever-before, during, and after class. Bookseller Inventory # BZV9780133969290

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
278.97
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Hugh D. Young
ISBN 10: 0133969290 ISBN 13: 9780133969290
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
AussieBookSeller
(SILVERWATER, NSW, Australia)
Rating
[?]

Book Description 2015. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 14th. Hardcover. Shipping may be from our Sydney, NSW warehouse or from our UK or US warehouse, depending on stock availability. 1328 pages. 2.762. Bookseller Inventory # 9780133969290

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
259.85
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 28.14
From Australia to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Young, Hugh D.; Freedman, Roger A.
Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0133969290 ISBN 13: 9780133969290
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 4
Seller:
SGS Trading Inc
(Franklin Lakes, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0133969290 New US Edition Textbook, Ships with Emailed Tracking from USA. Bookseller Inventory # Z0133969290ZN

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
289.74
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.96
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Hugh D. Young; Roger A. Freedman
Published by Pearson (2015)
ISBN 10: 0133969290 ISBN 13: 9780133969290
New Hardcover Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
Palexbooks
(Sanford, NC, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson, 2015. Book Condition: New. Brand new! Please provide a physical shipping address. Bookseller Inventory # 9780133969290

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
304.07
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.28
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Young, Hugh D./ Freedman, Roger A.
Published by Addison-Wesley (2015)
ISBN 10: 0133969290 ISBN 13: 9780133969290
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Addison-Wesley, 2015. Hardcover. Book Condition: Brand New. 14 edition. 1328 pages. 10.90x8.70x1.90 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # zk0133969290

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
326.06
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 6
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds