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Intro Physics Does this physics textbook include these topics?

  1. Jul 8, 2016 #1
    Hey guys. I was wondering if this physics book linked below includes these following topics:
    mechanics, kinetic theory and thermodynamics, electricity and magnetism, waves and optics, and modern physics

    https://www.amazon.com/Physics-Principles-Applications-Douglas-Giancoli/dp/0321625927

    You can view the table of contents by previewing, or here are the titles of the chapter if it helps:

    https://www.giancolianswers.com/giancoli-physics-7th-edition-chapters

    I'm completely new to physics so I can't really tell for myself. I just want to make sure this textbook covers everything that I'll be learning next year. Thanks!
     
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  3. Jul 8, 2016 #2

    jtbell

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    Chapters 1-11
    Chapters 13-15
    Chapters 16-22
    Chapters 11-12, 22-25
    Chapters 26-33

    By the way, it's rare for any course to cover all the topics in a textbook, even at the college/university level.
     
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