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Richard Wolfson’s Essential University Physics, Third Edition is a concise and progressive calculus-based physics textbook that offers clear writing, great problems, and relevant real-life applications in an affordable and streamlined text. Essential University Physics teaches sound problem-solving skills, emphasizes conceptual understanding, and makes connections to the real world. Features such as annotated figures and step-by-step problem-solving strategies help students master concepts and solve problems with confidence.
Essential University Physics is offered as two paperback volumes available together or for sale individually.
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Most Helpful Customer Reviews
I am an international student in CU boulder. This book is very helpful for my physics study. Maybe the Physics for the engineers and scientists would be better, but this essential university physics is easy to read and not too heavy for take. I can put it in my bag and go to library or anywhere. The sentences and pictures are clear and the words are not difficult ( English is my second language ). It worth to buy.
The Essential University Physics book came to me with intense water damage, mold, and tears in the book.
Very good book.
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