By Göran Grimvall
Does a tumbler of ice water crammed to the brim overflow while the ice melts? Does the power within a sauna elevate for those who warmth it up? what is the top approach to cool your espresso -- including the creamer first or final?
These and different tough puzzlers supply a clean -- and enjoyable -- method of studying actual physics. offering either vintage and new difficulties, Brainteaser Physics demanding situations readers to take advantage of mind's eye and uncomplicated physics ideas to discover the solutions. Göran Grimvall presents distinctive and available causes of the options, occasionally correcting the traditional reasons, occasionally placing a brand new twist on them. He presents diagrams and equations the place applicable and ends each one challenge via discussing a particular inspiration or delivering an additional challenge.
With Brainteaser Physics, scholars and veteran physicists alike can sharpen their serious and inventive pondering -- and feature enjoyable while.
(June 12, 2007)