We strive to deliver the best value to our customers and ensure complete satisfaction for all our textbook rentals.
You can return your online books for any reason within our refund period – no questions asked.
Every order is available for express shipping, and return shipping is always free.
You'll be happy with the quality of your books (or we'll ship you another one on our dime).
You can extend your rental up to 14 days – at the same cheap daily rental rate.
If you decide to keep the book it will never cost more than the purchase price.
As always, you have access to over 5 million titles. Plus, you can choose from 5 rental periods, so you only pay for what you’ll use. And if you ever run into trouble, our top-notch U.S. based Customer Service team is ready to help by email, chat or phone.
Supplemental materials are not guaranteed for used textbooks or rentals (access codes, DVDs, workbooks).
Physics for Scientists and Engineers: A Strategic Approach with Modern Physics (2nd Edition)
by:Randall D. Knight
KEY MESSAGE: As the most widely adopted new physics text in more than 50 years, Knight’s Physics for Scientists and Engineers was published to widespread critical acclaim from professors and students. In this eagerly awaited second edition, Knight builds on the research-proven instructional techniques he introduced, as well as national data of student...
KEY MESSAGE: As the most widely adopted new physics text in more than 50 years, Knight’s Physics for Scientists and Engineers was published to widespread critical acclaim from professors and students. In this eagerly awaited second edition, Knight builds on the research-proven instructional techniques he introduced, as well as national data of student performance, to take student learning even further.Knight’s unparalleled insight into student learning difficulties, and his impeccably skillful crafting of text and figures at every level — from macro to micro — to address these difficulties, results in a uniquely effective and accessible book, leading students to a deeper and better-connected understanding of the concepts and more proficient problem-solving skills.Building on an NSF-sponsored educational research program and input from tens of thousands of student users, the second edition refines and extends the pedagogical innovations that years of use has now shown to be effective. Unprecedented analysis of national student metadata has allowed every problem to be systematically enhanced for educational effectives, and to ensure problem sets of ideal topic coverage, balance of qualitative and quantitative problems, and range of difficulty and duration. Newton's Laws: Concepts of Motion Kinematics in One Dimension Vectors and Coordinate Systems Kinematics in Two Dimensions Force and Motion Dynamics I: Motion Along a Line Dynamics II: Interacting Objects Dynamics III: Motion in a Plane Conservation Laws: Impulse and Momentum Energy Work Applications of Newtonian Mechanics: Rotation of a Rigid Body Newton's Theory of Gravity Oscillations Fluids and Elasticity Thermodynamics: A Macroscopic Description of Matter Work, Heat, and the First Law of Thermodynamics The Micro/Macro Connection Heat Engines and Refrigerators Waves and Optics: Traveling Waves Superposition Wave Optics Ray Optics Optical Instruments Modern Optics and Matter Waves Electricity and Magnetism: Electric Charges and Forces The Electric Field Gauss's Law The Electric Potential Potential and Field Current and Conductivity Fundamentals of Circuits The Magnetic Field Electromagnetic Induction Electromagnetic Fields and Waves AC Circuits Relativity and Quantum Physics: Relativity The End of Classical Physics Quantization Wave Functions and Probabilities One-Dimensional Quantum Mechanics Atomic Physics Nuclear Physics MARKET:For all readers interested in leading students to a deeper and better-connected understanding of the concepts and more proficient problem-solving skills.
Since launching the first textbook rental site in 2006, BookRenter has never wavered from our mission to make education more affordable for all students. Every day, we focus on delivering students the best prices, the most flexible options, and the best service on earth. On March 13, 2012 BookRenter.com, Inc. formally changed its name to Rafter, Inc. We are still the same company and the same people, only our corporate name has changed.