Experiment 2: Kinematics of Human Motion
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Kinematics is the branch of *classical*** mechanics** that describes the motion of bodies (objects) and systems (groups of objects) without consideration of the forces that cause the motion. There are four activities done in this experiment. Graphical analysis of human motion, where displacement vs time and velocity vs. time were graphed. Graphical analysis of motion where in the 10th seconds the total displacement is 18.75m, average velocity...

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Open DocumentWhen an object (stone, spear, arrow or bullet) is thrown, hurled or shot in the air, the object is a PROJECTILE (“Projectile”). The study of projectile is important because it must be realized that they are very much part of man’s daily life then and now. Whether man likes it or not, he encounters and uses projectile in his everyday life. Our hunting ancestors threw stones and spears on animals to kill them for their food. In today’s sports, balls follow projectile motion such...

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Sports ** Mechanics** Of Tennis
The hitting and subsequent motion of a tennis ball in playing a forehand topspin
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The forehand topspin is one of the primary techniques that is utilised in modern day tennis. It has been used to enhance a player’s overall forehand skills that result in the maximising of a players groundstroke power output. This report will analyse the motions the tennis player and tennis ball undergo, the forces acting on the player and the ball and lastly, the force transformation...

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Open Document. The points lie roughly on a straight line, but the line does not pass through the origin. It is because there is some air in the rubber tube and Bourdon gauge not included in V. (3) 2. To keep the syringe air tight. (1) 3. As the temperature should be kept constant, the gas is allowed to return to the room temperature after the air is expanded or compressed. (2) 4. To check whether there is significant air leakage during the action of piston. (May consider other answers, e.g...

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Tutorial 4: Application of Newton’s Laws.
1. The distance between two telephone poles is 50.0 m. When a 1.00 kg bird lands on the telephone wire midway between the poles, the wire sags 0.200 m. Draw a free-body diagram of the bird. How much...

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Experiment 1: The Plate Clutch
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• Tom Kibble and Frank Berkshire, “*Classical*** Mechanics**” • Douglas Gregory, “

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Open Document1.1 If the Sun should suddenly explode (it can’t) how long would it take for us to notice the event? * According to scientists we have at least 5-6 million years before the sun would ever die out or explode. However if a phenominon like that were to occur there are diffent theories to what might happen. It would take light from the explosion eight minutes to travel the 93 million miles from the sun to the earth. However, Newton's Law of Gravity claims that Earth would suffer an immediate departature...

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Open Document Crank and Connecting Rod Introduction- The motion of assemblies is determined by the configuration of links and joints. Using the configurations the operation of rotational and sliding joints are examined and observed. This kind of mechanism is very commonplace in machines. Machines are made up of a number of parts and relative motion between the various parts permits the working of the machine. As the crank is rotated the rod starts moving but the velocity is not uniform. It is greater towards...

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Any object that has mass when stationary, such as a piece of ordinary matter, is said to have rest mass, or anequivalent amount of energy whose form is called rest energy, though this isn't immediately apparent in everyday phenomena described by ** classical** physics.
According to mass–energy equivalence, all forms of energy (not just rest energy) exhibit mass. For example, adding 25 kilowatt-hours (90 megajoules) of energy to an object in the form of heat (or any other form) increases its mass by 1 microgram;...

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led to the establishment of a dramatic style of ballet that conveys a narrative story.
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certain phenomenon appears to violate the law of energy conservation, new forms may be added, as is the case with dark energy, a hypothetical form of energy that permeates all of space and tends to increase the rate of expansion of the universe.
*Classical*** mechanics** distinguishes between potential energy, which is a function of the position of an object, and kinetic energy, which is a function of its movement. Both position and movement are relative to a frame of reference, which must be specified: this...

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something he or she would not otherwise do”
Work-Energy PrincipleThe change in the kinetic energy of an object is equal to the net work done on the object.This fact is referred to as the Work-Energy Principle and is often a very useful tool in ** mechanics** problem solving. It is derivable from conservation of energy and the application of the relationships for work and energy, so it is not independent of the conservation laws. It is in fact a specific application of conservation of energy. However...

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gain a true understanding of what is going on. Also analysing table 3 shows that is also possible to calculate the force on a complex load by adding the forces individually.
References
** Mechanics** structures and thermo dynamics –university of Warwick

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Philosophiæ Naturalis Principia Mathematica, was published in 1687 and is considered the most influential book in the history of science. In the book, Newton described universal gravitation and the three laws of motion, which was the platform for *classical*** mechanics**, which controlled the scientific view of the physical universe for the three centuries after him and is the basis for modern engineering.
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Efficiency as measured by the average time it takes for a ** mechanic** to complete a job is
approximately 33 minutes in length and has a frequency distribution that conforms to the
definition of efficiency where most jobs are done in a short period of time
There seems to be evidence of marked differences between staff undertaking the same jobs when
difficulty is hard. The difference is approximately 27 minutes between

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as a Renaissance man, gifted in many areas as a talented musician, an artist, a cultivated humanist, an astronomer, and a physicist (1).
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Leopoldo Luis A. Gueta, Lady Lian Lagamayo, Val Ian Caleb Leus, Kimberly Anne C. Macarilay
Department of Math and Physics
College of Science, University of Santo Tomas
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Abstract
Kinematics is the branch of *classical*** mechanics** that describes the motion of bodies and systems without consideration of the forces that cause the motion. There are four activities done in this experiment. Graphical analysis of human motion, where displacement vs. time and velocity vs. time...

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support force. It is important to understand because it is the potential of force and isn’t always acting upon something.
Exercises
2. Copernicus postulated that Earth moves around the Sun, but he was troubled about the idea. What concepts of ** mechanics** were he missing (later introduced by Galileo and Newton) that would have eased his doubts?
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jumps in artistic representation from the Renaissance, Vesalius was able to diagram the anatomy of the human body in a way never done before, with scientific scrutiny and accuracy. This work corrected many of the errors in theories by Galen, the ** classical** physician, and was very popular in its own time. In England, William Harvey developed advanced theories of the circulatory system. In the Netherlands, father of microbiology Anton van Leeuwenhoek developed advanced microscopes, and was the first...

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long-handled hooked sticks that are loosely strung with a kind of netted pouch (Farlex, Inc.). Behind every shot taken in a lacrosse game, elements of biomechanics are implemented. Biomechanics is the “sport science” field that applies the laws of ** mechanics** (movements, body angles, joint positions, etc.), biomedical engineering, and physics (gravity, forces, velocities, etc.) to athletic performance (What is 3D Biomechanics).
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understand the motion of very
fast moving objects we must use Einstein’s principles of special relativity.
2. Objects that are very small—on the scale of an atom. Objects that consist
of just a few atoms move according to the principles of quantum ** mechanics**,
rather than Newtonian physics.
3. Objects under the influence of very strong gravitational forces. To understand
the motions of such astronomical objects, we invoke Einstein’s theory
of general relativity, which appears valid for all gravitational...

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Lebanese American University
** Classical** Physics
3 . Projectile Motion
Objectives:
Students will measure the maximum height H and the range R of a projectile motion.
They will study the effect of the shooting angle on H and R.
Material used:
4 rulers, track, metallic ball, landing track, A4 white paper, red carbon paper, timer + supply, gun
+ protractor.
Theory:
A projectile is an object upon which the only force acting is gravity. There are a variety
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</ol><br><br><b>Bibliography</b><br><li>Blott, J. Frank, Principles of Physics: Second Edition Publisher not given: 1986<br><li>David G. Martindale., Fundamentals of Physics, Canada: D.C. Heath Canada Ltd. 1986<br><li>Olenick, P. Richard, The Mechanical Universe: Introduction to ** Mechanics** and Heat, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press 1985<br><li>Serway A. Raymond, Physics For Scientists and Engineers, Toronto: Saunders College Publishing, 1996...

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kinesiology as “the academic discipline which involves the study of physical activity and its impact on health, society, and quality of life” (American Kinesiology Association, 2010). Biomechanics defined by the Medical Dictionary is “the study of the ** mechanics** of a living body, especially of the forces exerted by muscles and gravity on the skeletal structure” (Medical Dictionary, 2013). Together these fields of study cover the forces that act upon the body during physical activity.
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compression, and has intake and exhausted valves (Ham).
In 1903 the Ford Motor Company formed. The Ford Motor Company was founded by the Malcomson group with Henry Ford in the lead. Henry Ford was the face of the ford motor and the mind behind the ** mechanics**. Henry Ford was passionate about how cars ran and every year their performance improved. In 1908 they started making the Model T on the assembly line, making cars affordable and efficient. The rest, as they say, is history (Davis).
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Weighted Baseball
Problem: Does throwing a weighted baseball increase your arm strength while not hampering your ** mechanics**?
Hypothesis: If the weight of the baseball is increased then the arm strength will increase but also hamper the

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German University in Cairo Faculty of EMS Department: Mechatronics Prof. Dr. Imam Morgan
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Problem (1) A tractor-trailer is traveling at 90 km/h when the driver applies his brakes. Knowing that the braking forces of the tractor and the trailer are 16 kN and 60 kN, respectively, determine: (a) the distance traveled by the tractor-trailer before it comes to a stop, (b) the horizontal component...

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UNIVERSITI TUN HUSSEIN ONN MALAYSIA
FINAL EXAMINATION SEMESTER II SESSION 2011/2012
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PART A (COMPULSORY) Q1 (a) Indicate ‘True’ or ‘False’ for the following statements: The radial distance between pitch circle...

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science without rival” (Hatch, 1998). He was knighted in 1705 and died in 1727.
Hatch’s biography of Sir Isaac Newton portrays a unique and ubiquitous man who, despite an erratic personality and nervous disorder, would become the father of modern ** mechanics**. The writing suggests a strong personal admiration for Newton, as well as a detailed knowledge of his exploits.
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Preface.......................................................................................................................................v Chapter 0 ** Mechanics** Chapter 1 Chapter 2 Chapter 3 Chapter 4 Chapter 5 Chapter 6 Chapter 7 Chapter 8 Chapter 9 Chapter 10 Chapter 11 Chapter 12 Chapter 13 Chapter 14 Chapter 15 Chapter 16 Models, Measurements, and Vectors ...............................................

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conceived basic laws of motion and of universal gravitation that unify a diverse array of phenomena both in the heavens and on earth (Weisburd 51). The revolutionary power of the Principia and other Newtonian works is felt to this day: His celestial ** mechanics** guide the paths of satellites and spacecraft, his reflecting telescope is enabling astronomers to study recently discovered supernovas, his numerical methods are used in computers and his mathematics and approach to solving many physical problems...

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the boat is proportional to the mass of
the system. When the centre of mass of the boat accelerates, it collects kinetic energy, which is spent on overcoming drag resistance and lost as heat to the surroundings of the rowing boat. But , rowing ** mechanics** is not as simple as it looks. It may seem like the main target of the rower is acceleration of the boat and because the rowers sit in the boat the whole system moves as fast as the boat does. This simple observation leads to bad coaching theories...

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this era consist of Baroque, ** Classical**, Impressionism, and more. The images are often direct and dramatic and the excessive use of color also gives the art a different meaning. Peter Paul Rubens was an educated scholar who ran his own studio in Antwerp. His famous works are his Counter Reformation works because even though he is Catholic, he became one of the leading voices of the Counter Reformation. Rubens was hired by the Duke and spent much of his time studying

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sort of reality is consistent with the known facts, and presumably, consistent also with the mathematics of quantum theory. A variation on a wave sort of mathematics that is not at all unusual in physics is the mathematics of the quantum theory.
** Classical** theories are about certainty, and the quantum theory is about probability.
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antimatter collide to create electroplasma, the plasma from the annihilation reaction travels to the warp core via the plasma conduits, which is finally transferred to the warp coils and nacelles, which creates the actual warp bubble.
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massless string. It is directed along the string.
The external contact force Fext acts along the direction of the push.
Unit:
Force and force components: N (Newton) with
1N = 1 kg * m /s2
Mass m: kg (kilogram)
Volume V: m2
Newton’s Laws of ** Mechanics**
Newton’s first law (law of inertia) for an object in mechanical equilibrium: An object at rest remains at rest unless acted upon by a force. An object in motion remains in motion, and at a constant velocity, unless acted upon by a force.
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GCE Examinations
** Mechanics** Module M1
Advanced Subsidiary / Advanced Level
Paper A
Time: 1 hour 30 minutes
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Candidates may use any calculator except those with a facility for symbolic algebra and / or calculus. Full marks may be obtained for answers to ALL questions. Mathematical and statistical formulae and tables are available. This paper has 7 questions. When a numerical value of g is required, use g = 9.8 m s-2.
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Laboratory 1 Simple Pendulum Motion
By Ryan Williams Foundation Degree Mechanical Engineering
Introduction
In ** Mechanics** and Physics, simple harmonic motion (SHM) is a periodic motion that is neither driven on damped by external forces. An object in simple harmonic motion experiences a net force which relates to Hooke’s law. Hooke’s law states “Force is directly proportional to the displacement from the equilibrium position and acts...

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GEK1521 / PC1326 Tutorial 1 ( Lecture 1-4: Units, Vectors & ** Mechanics** )
1. When a sphere moves through a fluid slowly, it usually experiences a drag force. This force is determined by the radius of the sphere r, the speed of the sphere v, and the viscosity of the fluid (in the unit of [kg/(m∙s)]). Using dimensional analysis, determine how the force depends on these factors.
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GCE Examinations
** Mechanics** Module M1
Advanced Subsidiary / Advanced Level
Paper B
Time: 1 hour 30 minutes
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effect especially useful for animation, as perfect imitation of reality can look static and dull in cartoons. The level of exaggeration depends on whether one seeks realism or a particular style, like a caricature or the style of an artist. The ** classical** definition of exaggeration, employed by Disney, was to remain true to reality, just presenting it in a wilder, more extreme form. Other forms of exaggeration can involve the supernatural or surreal, alterations in the physical features of a character...

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a is the acceleration (m/s/s)
If there are two balls and one has a mass of 1kg and the other has a mass of 2kg, then the ball that has a larger mass will be harder to push. This concept is used in modern day equipment. An example is a race car ** mechanic**. He will have to make the car as light as possible. This is to ensure that the engine isn’t moving anymore mass than it has to and achieve maximum acceleration.
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itself, but regardless of how big, fast, or gravity defying they are, they all use the same natural force – gravity. The more twisting, turning, flipping, and the faster a roller coaster goes, the more the coaster depends on the law of physics, not ** mechanics**, to keep it moving. There is no onboard motor on roller coasters but they can still reach speeds that exceed the limits of a car on the parkway, while completing a curve, twist, rise, or plunge.
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Firearms and Ballistics: Examining and Interpreting Forensic
Brian J. Heard, John Wiley & Sons 2nd edition 2008
[2] Mathematical theory of rocket flight, John Barkley Rosser, Robert R. Newton, McGraw-Hill Book Co, 1947
[3] Fundamentals of Fluid ** Mechanics** (SI Version), Bruce R Munson, Donald F Young, John Wiley & Sons 6th edition
[4] Firearms, the law and forensic ballistics, Tom A. Warlow, CRC Press, 2nd edition 2004
[5] Gyroscopic Drift and Coreolis Acceleration, Brian Litz http://bryanlitz...

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table by a constant 16.0-N force directed 25.0° below the horizontal. Determine the work done by (a) the applied force, (b) the normal force exerted by the table, (c) the force of gravity, and (d) the net force on the block.
31.9J, 0, 0, 31.9J
4. A ** mechanic** pushes a 2.50 × 103-kg car from rest to a speed of v, doing 5 000 J of work in the process. During this time, the car moves 25.0 m. Neglecting friction between car and road, find (a) v and (b) the horizontal force exerted on the car.
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2. A 0.300-kg ball has a speed of 15.0 m/s. its kinetic energy?
What is its kinetic enery?
If it speed were doubled, what would be
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for the information. The purpose of this lab was to allow students to visualize a graphical representation of the physics of kinematics being preformed.
For this lab students used the following materials: silver pasco dynamics track, ** mechanics** box- with pulley, black variable speed cart, Xplorer GLX (captures, analyzes, annotates, and stores data quickly and seamlessly, without being connected to a desktop computer), 50g mass, string, meter stick, colored tape, and scissors. With the above...

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Physics 1 – ** Mechanics** and Heat
Lecture Notes
Prepared by:
ENGR. HAROLD JAN R. TERANO, ECE
Lesson 5
ROTATIONAL KINEMATICS AND DYNAMICS
Uniform Circular Motion – an object moves at a constant speed along a circular path.
Velocity is always tangent to the path in circular motion. Speed is constant, velocity is not.
Centripetal Acceleration, – acceleration that maintains the object along a circular path directed towards the center. Also called as radial acceleration...

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helped future scientists make their way into space. “He discovered gravitational force and established the three Universal Laws of Motion. By tying these discoveries to the work Johannes Kepler and his Laws of Planetary motion, he established classic ** mechanics** the beginning of modern Physics. This was huge in many ways as he proved definitively the heliocentric model first proposed by Copernicus.” (Universe Today) On top of all this he proved that all things in the universe revolve around the laws of motion...

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out as it would be but it think it is successful in giving me an insight on how slider crank motion works.
References
1.)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Connecting_rod
2.) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Crank_%28mechanism%29
3.) Engineering ** Mechanics** : Dynamics (RC Hibbeler )
Crank (°) | Follower(°) |
0 | 198 |
30 | 210 |
60 | 206.5 |
90 | 211.5 |
120 | 215 |
150 | 217.5 |
180 | 217 |
210 | 212.5 |
240 | 206 |
270 | 200.5 |
300 | 197 |
330 | 196.5 |
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5at2
X = 0m + (0m/s) (10s) + 0.5 [(3s-1/3) m/s2][10s]2
X = 150s-1/3 m
E102-MOTION ALONG A STRAIGHT LINE
REMARKS:
The second experiment we did as a group is Experiment 102 Kinematics. Kinematics is the branch of ** mechanics** that studies the motion of a body or a system of bodies without consideration given to its mass or the forces acting on it. We have a lot of tools used in this experiment and some examples are dynamic cart, dynamic track, photo gate, smart timer...

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htm (10/13/04)
http://carini.physics.indiana.edu/E105/drag-force.html (10/13/04)
http://van.hep.uiuc.edu/van/qa/section/Underwater_and_in_the_Air/Air_Resistance/20020326210816.htm (10/13/04)
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foot. Concurrently the left arm tosses the ball, consistency is imperative in the motion to the performance of the serve. It is important for a consistent toss, to have the left arm extended throughout the toss looking across from me somewhat poor ** mechanics**. My elbow slightly flexed and extends the arm, rotating it from the shoulder, across my body from my outside hip. The left arm carries up to a fully extended position and aids concentration on the ball. This action occurs in order to counter the...

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Newtonian Absolute Space
When Newton proposed his axioms describing fundamental laws of physics, he insisted on the necessity of absolute space to a completed theory of ** mechanics**. Absolute space can be best described as not-relationally-dependent space. Newton purports that there is something more to space than just being a vessel to conceptualize positional differences between specific bodies; he claims that there is some objective truth to space -- that spatial differences are not dependent...

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was also ensured to be at a horizontal level to the plane.
Conclusion
The coefficient of static friction was 0.64 while the coefficient of kinetic friction was 0.46. The objective of the experiment was fulfilled.
References
1. (Newton’s ** Mechanics**)
http://library.thinkquest.org/C0125108/eng/nor/page4-1.htm
2. (Friction)
http://www2.ignatius.edu/faculty/decarlo/friction3.htm
3. College Physics Giambattista Richardson Book
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Session
: Centre for Foundation Studies (CFS)
: Foundation in Science
: Year 1 / Trimester 1
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Unit Code
Unit Title
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: ** Mechanics**
Tutorial 3: Projectile motion and Laws of motion.
1. A boy throws a ball vertically upwards, the ball traveled 5.00 m before drop back to ground. What is the velocity of the ball when it is at 8.00 m below the initial position? [-16.0 m/s]
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Thousand-Student Survey of ** Mechanics** Test Data for Introductory Physics Courses
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