Physics: An Algebra-Based Approach, 2nd Edition
Lead Author(s): Joanne O'Meara, Sarah D. Johnson, Ernie McFarland, Alan J. Hirsch, Javed Iqbal
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Class-tested by over 10,000 students, Physics: An Algebra-Based Approach promotes problem-solving skills development while helping students better understand physics. The addition to the second edition of two new authors has brought fresh ideas and approaches to the material while maintaining the core values of clarity, consistency, and attention to detail. Based on the latest findings from physics education research (PER), this title focuses on student understanding through the use of engaging real-life applications, unique Fermi problems, conceptual examples, free-body diagrams in mechanics, and concept fixes based on research into common student misconceptions.