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Physics: Modeling Nature (Centripetal)

  • Physics: Modeling Nature (Centripetal)

Physics: Modeling Nature (Centripetal)


  • Physics: Modeling Nature¬†is a mastery-oriented vector/trig physics text for high school students. This text is meant to be used by students who have completed pre-calculus.

    As discussed in our Textbook Philosophy, Centripetal Press texts are elegant and clean on the page. Our texts focus on taking students from wonder to mastery, aiming to draw the student in to the adult world of scientific inquiry. Relevant images and tasteful page layout avoid a loud, distracting style in favor of a beautiful and readable text.

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  • Paperback

    ISBN: 9781600514234

    Dimensions: 0in x 0in

  • John D. Mays, Author

    John D. Mays

    After receiving his BS in Electrical Engineering from Texas A&M University, John D. Mays worked for 14 years as an electrical engineering and engineering manager in the areas of electrical, control, and telecommunications systems. Drawn toward the field of education, John acquired an MEd in Secondary Education from the University of Houston in 1989, and subsequently completed 36 hours of graduate study in Physics at Texas A&M. Shortly after joining the faculty at Regents School of Austin in 1999, John began work on an MLA at St. Edward's University, which he completed in 2003. John served as Math-Science Department Chair at Regents School for nine years and as Director of the Laser Optics Lab for 10 years. He founded Novare Science & Math in 2009 and is the author of numerous science texts and teacher resources. He now works full time as Director of Science Curriculum for Classical Academic Press.