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  1. J

    How good Feynman Lectures are ?

    Halliday/Resnick Fundamentals of Physics is an excellent introductory text.
  2. J

    Halliday physics vs. feynman lectures

    I'd say ideally use them in conjunction; fenyman's lectures are wonderful in terms of conceptual understanding but i think halliday is good for the wide-scope of details and problem solving.
  3. J

    Textbook recommendation for multivariate calculus?

    Thomas' Calculus is a good text; a lot of applications. It'll be pretty difficult to find a book that explains calculus in layman's terms though, because there isn't really any laymans way to learn it. a really large number of extensive examples is hard to come by too--these introductory texts...