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The example sentence uses "physics" to modify "class" and thus it makes the word look like an adjective! Hogghogg 17:46, 16 October 2005 (UTC)

It is normally OK to use a noun in an attributive manner as if it was an adjective. This is how we get words like bus stop. SemperBlotto 17:58, 16 October 2005 (UTC)

That's true, SB, my (trvial) point is just that there might be a better sentence; of course, if I had one (and I ought to, since I am a physicist), I would put it in there! Hogghogg 18:29, 16 October 2005 (UTC)

Example sentence[edit]

I think we need a better exmaple sentence than the following. There is no context. --Rising Sun 16:28, 4 September 2009 (UTC)

  1. The physics of car crashes would not let Tom Cruise walk away like that.

what are the examples of physics?

Michio Kaku claims that physics isn't only a field of study, but the universal causal mechanism[edit]

Of course he's wrong, but many people make that mistake.