Essential Physics 3rd Edition Student Textbook

Product Code: EP-6323


This rigorous yet accessible textbook includes core Physics topics that cover a complete year of instruction for both High School General and Honors Physics classes. The lessons follow the 5E model and include tools for ELL students, as well as tools for students with different learning styles. And the curriculum aligns to NGSS and your state standards for both regular and advanced coursework.

The accessible textbook includes one main idea per page, quality illustrations, 89 complete investigations, eight Design Projects, and Section and Chapter Reviews. The 27 chapters cover these topics:

  • Science of Physics
  • Physical Quantities and Measurement
  • Position and Velocity
  • Acceleration
  • Forces and Newton’s Laws
  • Motion in Two and Three Dimensions
  • Circular Motion
  • Conservation of Energy
  • Momentum and Collisions
  • Machines
  • Angular Momentum
  • Harmonic Motion
  • Waves
  • Sound
  • Electricity and Circuits
  • Electric and Magnetic Fields
  • Electromagnetism
  • Light and Reflection
  • Refraction and Lenses
  • Electromagnetic Radiation
  • Properties of Matter
  • Heat Transfer
  • Thermodynamics
  • Quantum Physics and the Atom
  • Nuclear Physics