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8.01 Physics I: Classical Mechanics


8.01 Physics I: Classical Mechanics

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8.01 is a first-semester freshman physics class in Newtonian Mechanics, Fluid Mechanics, and Kinetic Gas Theory. In addition to the basic concepts of Newtonian Mechanics, Fluid Mechanics, and Kinetic Gas Theory, a variety of interesting topics are covered in this course: Binary Stars, Neutron Stars, Black Holes, Resonance Phenomena, Musical Instruments, Stellar Collapse, Supernovae, Astronomical observations from very high flying balloons (lecture 35), and you will be allowed a peek into the... More
Material Type: Online Course
Technical Format: HTML/Text
Date Added to MERLOT: August 25, 2011
Date Modified in MERLOT: August 25, 2011
Submitter: CJ Fearnley
Keywords: weight, physics, black holes, gyroscopes, orbits, hydrostatics, binary stars, torque, fluid mechanics, hooke's law, Newton's laws, supernovae, Archimedes' principle, newtonian mechanics, elasticity, Heisenburg uncertainty principle, ideal gas law, Doppler effect, momentum, friction, pendulum, vectors, escape velocity, kinematics, uniform circular motion, resonance, neutron stars, projectile motion, simple harmonic oscillation, Kepler's laws, kinetic gas theory, energy, Young's modulus, gravity


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Primary Audience: College General Ed, College Lower Division
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Language: English
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