Physics by Inquiry: An Introduction to Physics and the Physical Sciences (2 Volume Set)
Publish Date: 1995-08-21
Author: Lillian C. McDermott;Peter S. Shaffer;Mark L. Rosenquist;University of Washington Physics Education Group
These volumes consist of a set of interactive based modules that offer a step-by-step introduction to physics and the physical sciences. Through an in-depth study of a few fundamental concepts, readers develop critical scientific reasoning skills. Volume 1 introduces basic physical ideas and includes topics which represent the essential background for the study of physical sciences. Volume 2 extends coverage of several subjects treated in the first volume and introduces additional important topics.