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Advanced Physics

For all mainstream AS and A Level specifications

Steve Adams and Jonathan Allday

Suitable for:  Students of A Level Physics

Price:  £52.00

ISBN: 978-0-19-839292-7
Publication date: 22/08/2013
Paperback: 656 pages
Dimensions: 297x210mm

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Written by members of the Editorial Board of the Institute of Physics, Advanced Physics makes A-level physics accessible to all students, with Maths boxes throughout to support concept development. Questions give opportunities to practise recall and analytical skills, and there are high quality diagrams and full colour illustrations throughout.


  • provides comprehensive course coverage for all major AS and A Level specifications and the Cambridge Pre-U
  • offers a wide range of practice questions on each topic and at the end of each chapter to test understanding and reinforce knowledge
  • is an excellent resource for revision and exam preparation
  • draws from original research papers and topical issues in the media to inject fresh interest and relevance to traditional ideas
  • presents content in an accessible double-page-spread format so that you can see the scope of a topic at a glance
  • lists learning objectives so that you can understand what's expected of you in a particular topic
  • provides extra step-by-step help with mathematics where needed

This page was last updated on 15 April 2021 at 19:30 GMT


  • "This book truly shines if you want to learn and understand physics at AS and A2 Level." - 5* Amazon reviewer
  • "This is a superb text and is probably the most comprehensive single-volume AS/A2 physics text currently available...All teachers will learn something from this new and valuable text." - School Science Review (Review for the 1st Edition)
  • "Advanced Physics is a wonderful book which makes physics inspiring and mind-blowing. It is beautifully laid out and has an excellent balance of text to worked examples, illustrations, practice questions and key points." - TES (Review for the 1st Edition)
  • "Due to the amount of information in this book, I sometimes find myself opening it just to read it for pleasure just to find out more about physics". - 5* Amazon reviewer, Oct 2013
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