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Table Of Contents

Part I: Moving
1. The Paradox of the Mirror
2. Space, Time, and Motion
3. The Strange Behavior of Lightr
Part II: Uncovering Relativity
4. Time Dilation
5. The Great Race
6. Length Contraction
7. Clock Synchronization
Part III: Exploring Relativity
8. The Case of the Hungry Traveler
9. He Says, She Says
10. Speed Limits
11. Speed Addition
12. Rigidity, Straightness, and Strength
13. The Twin Paradox
14. The Pole in the Barn
15. Voyage to Spica
16. Free-for-All
Part IV: Starting and Stopping
17. General Relativity
18. A Pair of Clocks Starts Moving
19. Black Holes
20. The Vista Open to Us
A. For the Cognoscenti
B. Hints
C. Skeleton Answers
D. Ready Reference

Relativity for the Questioning Mind
Publication Date: 1 Mar 2011
Status: Available
Usually ships 2-3 business days after receipt of order.
Trim Size: 6" x 9"
Page Count: 200 pages
Illustrations: 1 halftone, 67 line drawings
ISBN: 9780801897603