Prentice Hall Physical Science is a series of science books for high-school students. The books are intended for grades 6 through 12, and are published by national educational publisher Prentice Hall. The actual authors of the books vary widely and are commissioned by the company.
The specific Prentice Hall Physical Science text has four units and 22 chapters. These cover chemical building blocks, from an introduction to matter to acids, bases and solutions. The second unit covers motions, forces and energy. The third unit covers sound and light, from the characteristics of waves to the electromagnetic spectrum and light. The final unit covers electricity and magnetism.