Classical Mechanics

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  1. Kinetic Energy
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  2. Work-KE Theorem
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  3. Work done along a path
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  4. What makes an force conservative?
    1)Work along any path is the same

    2)Force only depends on position (not time) 

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  5. Potential Energy Function
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  6. Total Mechanical Energy
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    where Image Upload is a function of position
  7. Conservation of energy states:
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  8. Centripetal Force
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    negative sign when acceleration is directed towards center
  9. Gravitational Constant
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  10. Angular Momentum
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  11. Relationship between Force and Potential
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  12. Potential Energy Functions for Gravity
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    where r is the distance between planet
  13. Potential Energy Functions for a Spring
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Author:
ThomasCupis
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264310
Filename:
Classical Mechanics
Updated:
2014-02-28 04:05:07
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Description:
Upper Division College Mechanics
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