This revised and updated comprehensive introduction to astronomical objects and phenomena applies basic physical principles to a variety of situations. Students learn how to relate everyday physics to the astronomical world with the help of useful equations, chapter summaries, worked examples and end-of-chapter problem sets. It will be suitable for undergraduate students taking a first course in astronomy, and assumes a basic knowledge of physics with calculus.This comprehensive text contains useful equations, chapter summaries, worked examples and end-of-chapter problem sets.

Title | : | Astronomy: A Physical Perspective |

Author | : | Marc L. Kutner |

Publisher | : | Cambridge University Press - 2003-07-31 |

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