Error title
Some error text about your books and stuff.
Close

The Facts on File Physics Handbook

by The Diagram Group

  • ISBN: 9780816040827
  • ISBN10: 0816040826

The Facts on File Physics Handbook

by The Diagram Group

  • List Price: $35.00
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Facts on File
  • Publish date: 04/01/2000
  • ISBN: 9780816040827
  • ISBN10: 0816040826
used Add to Cart $1.56
You save: 96%
Marketplace Item
new Add to Cart $29.70
You save: 15%
Marketplace Item
Description: How are miles converted into kilometers? When did Madame Curie receive the Nobel Prize? What is an isomer?

It is becoming increasingly difficult for students to find quick, direct answers to basic science questions. With time tight for researching and writing, they will welcome The Facts On File Science Handbooks in the areas of biology, chemistry, Earth science, and physics. Featuring easy-to-read and -understand chronologies; biographies; glossary entries; and charts, measurements, and formulas, both students and teachers will consider these books primary one-stop resources for quick answers to frequently asked science questions!

Each handbook features:
-- A glossary of 1,000 key terms in the discipline
-- Biographies of over 250 prominent people in each discipline from ancient times to the present day; each entry focuses on the accomplishments for which the scientist is noted
-- A chronology that tracks the dates of significant developments and discoveries from ancient Greece to the present day
-- Tables, charts, and diagrams
-- Measurements, formulas, and calculations.

Among the topics covered are:
-- Acceleration
-- Ballistics
-- Boiling Point
-- Catalysts
-- Data Communications
-- Electrolyte
-- Frequency Modulation
-- Gamma Radiation
-- Inertia
-- Prism
-- Relative Atomic Mass
-- Transverse Waves
-- White Dwarves
-- X-rays.

Biographies include:
-- Alexander Graham Bell
-- Arthur Holly Compton
-- Pierre Curie
-- Sir James Dewar
-- Christian Doppler
-- Albert Einstein
-- Euclid
-- Gabriel Daniel Fahrenheit
-- Hans William Geiger
-- Stephen Hawking
-- Pythagoras.

Tables, charts, anddiagrams include:
-- Electrical and Electronic Circuit Symbols
-- Electromagnetic Spectrum
-- Intensity and Loudness
-- Lenses
-- Radioactivity
-- SI Units
-- Table of Physical Quantities
-- Types of Energy.

Expand description
Seller Condition Comments Price  
Seller: Poquette's Books
Location: Dewitt, MI
Condition: Good
Price:
$1.56
Comments:
Seller: WonderBook
Location: Frederick, MD Ask seller a question
Condition: Acceptable
Acceptable condition. Former Library book.
Price:
$6.20
Comments:
Acceptable condition. Former Library book.
Seller: Ergodebooks
Location: Richmond, TX Ask seller a question
Condition: Good
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.Ships Fast. 24*7 Customer Service.
Price:
$19.47
Comments:
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.Ships Fast. 24*7 Customer Service.
Seller: Ergodebooks
Location: Richmond, TX Ask seller a question
Condition: New
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.Ships Fast. 24*7 Customer Service.
Price:
$29.70
Comments:
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.Ships Fast. 24*7 Customer Service.
Seller: One Stop Shop Bookstore
Location: Memphis, TN
Condition: Good
Shipping Icon
Price:
$33.05
Comments:
please wait
Please Wait

Notify Me When Available

Enter your email address below,
and we'll contact you when your school adds course materials for
.
Enter your email address below, and we'll contact you when is back in stock (ISBN: ).