I am extremely bad at electricity , magnetism and the related stuff. I would greatly appreciate If someone could suggest resources for solving complex equivalent/effective resistance problems and also some problems which involve magnetic effect of current like this one- click here..... The problem is back at school we're encouraged to do only simple problems and if we come up with tougher ones we're discouraged from doing them. But ofcourse only these kinds of problems come-up in olympiads... so i would kindly request y'all to suggest webpages/resources/books to hone my skills on these topics.... Thanks PLEASE SUGGEST USEFUL WEBSITES/BOOKS WHICH ARE NON-CALCULUS BASED PREFERABLY....ITS FINE IF THEY'RE CALCULUS BASED TOO. PLEASE SUGGEST WEBSITES WHICH ARE A SOURCE OF GOOD MATERIAL RELATING TO THIS TOPIC

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TopNewesthalliday resinik krane vol 1 and 2 are the best to tackle such problems – Zalmey Khan · 2 years, 10 months ago

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– Maira Tahir · 2 years, 10 months ago

can u plz tell its solution manualLog in to reply

– Krishna Ar · 2 years, 10 months ago

TyLog in to reply

– Zalmey Khan · 2 years, 10 months ago

what.....Log in to reply

– Yuxuan Seah · 2 years, 10 months ago

He means "thank you".Log in to reply

– Krishna Ar · 2 years, 10 months ago

Yes, I meant thanks for commentingLog in to reply

that's how toppers are..... they are passionately curious – Max B · 2 years, 10 months ago

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Click here This is seriously nice! And you could use problem sets from the scholar version of the same: clik here. Using halliday resnick walker's 8th edition of Fundamentals of physics as a simultaneous read might also work well! Luck! – Sai Swetha Kv · 2 years, 10 months ago

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– Krishna Ar · 2 years, 10 months ago

Thanks. :)... But that's too advanced for a person who has just turned 14. Maybe once I complete calculus , I could take to them. But those were awesome citationsLog in to reply

– Sai Swetha Kv · 2 years, 10 months ago

With all these prodigies on this site, it's quite challenging for a late-starter like myself to give sane answers! But yeah, they are too awesome! :P And good luck! Always experiment with electricity and magnetism to get them embedded into your brains! :)Log in to reply

Solve the numericals of finish reference as much you can – Yash Agrawal · 2 years, 10 months ago

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– Krishna Ar · 2 years, 10 months ago

I didnt quite understand your replyLog in to reply

Also see for b.m.sharma the no. And variety of problems is awesome – Hemant Khatri · 2 years, 6 months ago

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– Krishna Ar · 2 years, 6 months ago

Ok :)Log in to reply

Hello You may like the website physics galaxy here – Abdulmuttalib Lokhandwala · 2 years, 8 months ago

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– Krishna Ar · 2 years, 6 months ago

Thanks :)Log in to reply

GO FOR ELECTRICITY AND MAGNETISM BY ''''D.C.PANDEY FOR JEE...IT STARTS FROM BEGINING AND REACHES A GOOD HIEGHT....SO GOOD LUCK – Akash Kumar · 2 years, 8 months ago

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– Krishna Ar · 2 years, 6 months ago

Ok :)Log in to reply

You may consider HC VERMA'S CONCEPTS OF PHYSICS OR IRODOV – Vinay Kumar · 2 years, 9 months ago

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in which school r u – Pulkit Gopalani · 2 years, 9 months ago

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FOR MAGNETISM STUDY THE MATERIAL SCIENCE IN ENG IN THIS PLEASE UNDERSTAND THE MAGNETIC MATERIALS AND PROPERTIES – Raja Muthyala · 2 years, 10 months ago

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– Krishna Ar · 2 years, 10 months ago

Is it the title of a book? If so , could you be more clear?Log in to reply

– Raja Muthyala · 2 years, 10 months ago

MATERIAL SCIENCE BY ARMUGUMLog in to reply

– Raja Muthyala · 2 years, 10 months ago

IT IS VERY NICE BOOK I LIKE ITLog in to reply

first refer NCERT ,bcz the give us an idea about the topics. Then try books of H.C Verma. By now you will have a good idea about the topics. Then refer university physics/ halliday&resnick. Thats upto your choice. – Asif Mohammed L · 2 years, 10 months ago

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rasnick and haliday is best book – Hemant Maheshwari · 2 years, 10 months ago

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read the book of lakhmir singh. – Aditya Singh · 2 years, 10 months ago

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Buy ahrihant book, it's good, you might get an idea – Vignesh Vikki B · 2 years, 10 months ago

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– Vignesh Vikki B · 2 years, 10 months ago

Well not only dc pandey, ahrihant has 3types, handbook, questions and topic wise discussions...Log in to reply

HOW YOU CAN TALK TO OTHERS MY FRIEND ? – Raja Muthyala · 2 years, 10 months ago

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Check website HOWSTUFFWORKS or refer NCERT EBOOKS . – Varad Kausadikar · 2 years, 10 months ago

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D C pandey physics IV........... – Ayush Gupta · 2 years, 10 months ago

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– Agnishom Chattopadhyay · 2 years, 5 months ago

Kaboobly Doo! It says JEE in the titleLog in to reply

– Krishna Ar · 2 years, 10 months ago

Hmmmm..... good reply, I would say. But again, isn't that book an IIT-level book?Log in to reply

– Ayush Gupta · 2 years, 10 months ago

But for beginners ,,its a good conceptual book ,,,good theory discussion and good approach to problem solving........Log in to reply

– Krishna Ar · 2 years, 10 months ago

Okay...thanks :)Log in to reply

yeah, electricity and magnetism is a difficult one, I am bad at that as well(actually I am bad at everything) I would tell you that wait till school explains you that(or if the school can) – Kartik Sharma · 2 years, 10 months ago

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– Krishna Ar · 2 years, 10 months ago

Which school , DPS?....Btw, at present, I know much more than what the school would possibly teach me, but yet I want to learn more as learning is never ending :PLog in to reply

I also want to learn a lot and finding nothing helpful as far as em is concerned.. Also, the quote is a little bit too common and i have become obsessed with it. hey, do you take tuition or some coaching centers ? – Kartik Sharma · 2 years, 10 months ago

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– Krishna Ar · 2 years, 10 months ago

Which bracket are you talking about? No, I dont attend any coaching, what about you?Log in to reply

(ur trademark)BTW, I also don't attend coaching and a little bit confused about it. – Kartik Sharma · 2 years, 10 months ago

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I cannot make as I am not so famous... :( – Kartik Sharma · 2 years, 10 months ago

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– Krishna Ar · 2 years, 10 months ago

True that!Log in to reply

– Krishna Ar · 2 years, 10 months ago

Sorry, yet again....what do you mean by (ur trademark) ?Log in to reply

– Kartik Sharma · 2 years, 10 months ago

I suppose that "'BTW' or By the Way" is your 'trademark' because as far as I have observed, you have used it in almost all the commentsLog in to reply

– Kartik Sharma · 2 years, 10 months ago

Hey Krish! I have asked Gabriel Merces to make a note on E and M and he will try to make a set on the same in the near future. Hope that this may help in solving these problems!Log in to reply

Taking your age into consideration I think, you can solve such examples logically. There is no need to learn the theoretical part right now. Once you are 17, you will thoroughly understand this topic.

If you are quite passionate about physics, you can refer to videos on Youtube. When I was your age I found this book Chemical Chaos quite interesting. The same publication have also published a book on physics (I don't have its name right now but will provide as soon as possible). – Pinak Wadikar · 2 years, 10 months ago

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– Krishna Ar · 2 years, 10 months ago

I'm sorry, but definitely there is the need to learn them theoretically. Logically I'm sure one can't solve an unbalanced Wheatstone bridge circuit. Maybe, what you mean is that I need to understand it using calculus ( which is the way to learn physics ), if that's what you mean.... then you're right. But the drawback in CBS curriculum is that concepts are introduced with very shallow depth in early stages and later at great depths...which is disappointing.. to give an example, in 11th std, without even introducing calculus , equations of motion are derived using integral calculus... hope you get meLog in to reply

Your point about the CBS curriculum: If you join a good IIT coaching institute then the tutors there will help you to understand every topic. I too could not solve such problems at your age (in fact till 10th). Later, with the support of my institute I learnt this art of problem solving. Also you do not have to bother about 11th std when you are preparing for IIT. So do not worry. – Pinak Wadikar · 2 years, 10 months ago

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– Pinak Wadikar · 2 years, 10 months ago

I must say, your research on the Physics books available is quite extensive! (Keep up the good work!) They do depend a lot on Calculus. Therefore I will not refer any of these books right now.Log in to reply

– Krishna Ar · 2 years, 10 months ago

Unfortunately, I don't attend any coaching institute. And I don't rather consider it a drawback as I 've been able to prove myself without them. Currently I'm working on pre-calculus post which hopefully I could take up calculus and then magically (:P) bridge the gap in physics. BTW, which coaching class do you attend?Log in to reply

@Krishna Ar, you are absolutely correct. I refer these books - Principles of Physics (Halliday-Resnick) & Concepts of Physics (H.C. Verma). You can google them. – Ameya Salankar · 2 years, 10 months ago

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– Mardokay Mosazghi · 2 years, 10 months ago

Yeah I use physics( HC. verma) it is a great bookLog in to reply

@Mardokay Mosazghi, is it available in the US? Impossible! – Ameya Salankar · 2 years, 10 months ago

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– Archiet Dev · 2 years, 10 months ago

I agree with you,I think there is secret lies beneath it....Log in to reply

– Krishna Ar · 2 years, 10 months ago

What secret...?Log in to reply

– Archiet Dev · 2 years, 10 months ago

Secret -How @Mardokay Mosazghi get HC Verma in US.Is it possible?Log in to reply

– Krishna Ar · 2 years, 10 months ago

For understanding these books, a deep knowledge of calculus is required. So did u know calculus before using them? WHEN DID U START USING THEM? WHEN DID U LEARN CALCULUS?Log in to reply

@Krishna Ar, well, deep is not the right word. In H.C. Verma, he gives a chapter (Ch.2 Physics & Mathematics) on vectors & calculus & he says this is the only knowledge you require. He gives just the transformation formulae. Try to study those with full understanding & that should be fine.

I started using those at 15. I was provoked when I saw the proforma for NSEA & NSEP. So, I made it a point to appear next year with full preparation. (By the way, I appeared in \(10^{th}\) std. too but I scored really low). – Ameya Salankar · 2 years, 10 months ago

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– Krishna Ar · 2 years, 10 months ago

So you didn't learn calculus separately? (just asking.....)Log in to reply

@Krishna Ar, No! – Ameya Salankar · 2 years, 10 months ago

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– Krishna Ar · 2 years, 10 months ago

Happy sixteenth! ;) :DLog in to reply

@Krishna Ar, Thanks! How did you know that it's my birthday? – Ameya Salankar · 2 years, 10 months ago

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– Krishna Ar · 2 years, 10 months ago

OKay...I didnt really get what you said but I assume that you didnt learn calculus separately ( from books other than HCV). If thats true, then you're amazing for the simple reason you're a level 4 in it without proper practice..:)Log in to reply

@Krishna Ar yeah. Even I am amazed at myself (your assumption is perfectly true)! – Ameya Salankar · 2 years, 10 months ago

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@Ameya Salankar - Is H.C.Verma volume two ( i think, its the one containing E-M stuff) easy to understand? Could I get to it without doing volume 1 fully/ calculus? Your response would be appreciated. – Krishna Ar · 2 years, 9 months ago

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@Krishna Ar. Even I had trouble understanding it. That's why. I am still level 1 in E & M. My Luck. Okay, you can still do it if you have a person with you who is an expert. But basic calculus is really necessary, I tell you. – Ameya Salankar · 2 years, 9 months ago

Well, I would go against the ideaLog in to reply

– Krishna Ar · 2 years, 9 months ago

Hmmm... yes. E&M is quite abstract. Perhaps I must do calculus very soon, else I would land myself in a pool of hot water :PLog in to reply

– Ameya Salankar · 2 years, 9 months ago

It isn't abs...hey! you added me on G+! Can you come on hangouts now?Log in to reply

– Krishna Ar · 2 years, 9 months ago

Sure!Log in to reply

– Krishna Ar · 2 years, 10 months ago

OMG!!! these books at 15!!!Log in to reply

– Satvik Golechha · 2 years, 10 months ago

The user on Brilliant which I feel is the most similar to me in maths and science is you, Krishna, we have soooo many things in common, except the huge difference in IMO rank, of course : (Log in to reply

– Krishna Ar · 2 years, 10 months ago

Seriously? ;) Why? Care to elaborate?Log in to reply

– Pinak Wadikar · 2 years, 10 months ago

I like your curiosity :)Log in to reply

You can also go for Feynman Lectures in physics. – Alok Kumar · 2 years, 8 months ago

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– Alok Kumar · 2 years, 8 months ago

Sorry, that's for advanced level studies.Log in to reply

Alexander in electric circuits is full version of what yoy want – Harsh Sharma · 2 years, 9 months ago

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I ASK A QUESTION TO YOU YOU DIDN'T REPLY BUT OF COURSE A GENERAL QUESTION LEADS YOU TO INCREASE YOUR INTEREST TO WORDS electricity IF U ANSWER TO IT – Raja Muthyala · 2 years, 10 months ago

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hmmmm so, what can i do i am also a very bad student :p – Mehreen Syed · 2 years, 10 months ago

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