Mechanics, heat and sound / by Francis Weston Sears.


2d ed.. Cambridge, Mass. : Addison-Wesley Press, 1950.

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Subjects Chaleur.
Heat.
Mechanics.
Mécanique.
Son.
Sound.
Series Addison-Wesley principles of physics series.
Description x, 527 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Copyright Date 1950.
Notes First edition published in 1944 as volume 1 of the author's Principles of physics.
Contents Composition and resolution of vectors -- Statics -- Moments--center of gravity -- Linear motion -- Newton's second law -- Motion of a projectile -- Center of mass -- Work and energy -- Impulse and momentum -- Circular motion -- Moment of inertia -- Rotation and translation -- Elasticity -- Harmonic motion -- Gravitation -- Hydrostatics and surface tension -- Hydrodynamics and viscosity -- Temperature--expansion -- Quantity of heat -- Transfer of heat -- Change of phase -- Properties of gases--the ideal gas -- Real gases -- The second law of thermodynamics -- Kinetic theory of gases -- Wave motion -- Vibration of strings and air columns -- Sound waves. The ear and hearing.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)351605
(OCoLC)ocm00351605
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WorldCat Identities Sears, Francis Weston, 1898-1975.
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