## Mechanics |

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### Contents

Elements of Newtonian Mechanics | 1 |

Motion of a Particle in One Dimension | 21 |

Motion of a Particle in Two or Three Dimensions | 72 |

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4-vector acceleration according to Eq algebraic amplitude angle angular momentum angular velocity applied assume axis calculate center of mass Chapter clock coefficients collision components conservation law constant corresponding definition density depend derivative determined differential equation direction distance earth equations of motion equilibrium example fixed fluid force acting force F formula frequency friction function given by Eq gravitational field harmonic oscillator inertia ellipsoid inertia tensor integral kinetic energy Lagrange's equations length linear measured mechanics Newton's third law normal mode obtain orbit origin particle of mass pendulum perpendicular physical plane position potential energy precession pressure problem quantities radius relativistic rest result rigid body rocket rotation scalar Section Show solve space specify speed spherical starred coordinate system steady motion string surface symmetric system of particles theorem theory of relativity torque unit vectors unstarred vertical vibration wave x-axis zero