Physics for the IB Diploma

By John Allum & Christopher Talbot
September 2012
Hodder Education
Distributed by Trans-Atlantic Publications
ISBN: 9781444146523
552 pages, Illustrated
$99.50 Paper original

Written specially for students following the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma, Physics for the IB Diploma is a major new textbook covering the latest syllabus requirements for this experimental science. Chapters are presented in syllabus order and provide full coverage of all core Topics and Options for students at both Standard and Higher levels.
There are clear explanations and worked examples throughout. The 'Additional perspectives' provide opportunities for in-depth study. Also included are TOK links - essential for all IB students.


Table of Contents: 
1 Physics and physical measurement
2 Mechanics
3 Thermal physics
4 Oscillations and waves
5 Electric currents
6 Fields and forces
7 Atomic and nuclear physics
8 Energy, power and climate change
9 Motion in fields
10 Thermal physics
11 Wave phenomena
12 Electomagnetic induction
13 Quantum physics and nuclear physics
14 Digital technology
Option A Sight and wave phenomena
Option B Quantum physics and nuclear physics
Option C Digital technology
Option E Astrophysics
Option G Electromagnetic waves

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