New biology and medical applications and examples have been added throughout the text.
An Online PER Workbook is available to provide instructors with various options for group projects and further explorations.
End of Chapter Question identifiers are now included.
The Everyday Physics Demo items, included throughout the text, provide insight into how physics affects daily life.
The “Connections” feature identifies areas in each chapter where important concepts are revisited. A marginal “Connections” heading and summary adjacent to the coverage in the main text help students easily recognize that a previously introduced concept is being applied to the current discussion.
Checkpoint questions have been included throughout the text. The answers to the Checkpoints are found at the end of the chapter.
Because of the conceptual framework approach College Physics includes some innovative organization. The authors have integrated kinematics with forces in chapters 2-4.
The MCAT® Review questions are included to help students focus on the concepts covered in the upcoming exam.
Non-essential coverage and derivations have been moved to the text’s Connect site. Identifiers in the text direct students to additional information online.
Electronic Media Integration has been incorporated throughout the text. Connect icons indicate topics in the text where accompanying interactives, animations, and tutorials can be found online to aid in student understanding of physics concepts. The ConnectPlus eBook links directly to these items.