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Lecture 6 -  Law of Conservation of Energy in Higher Dimensions

Lecture 6 - Law of Conservation of Energy in Higher Dimensions

This video was recorded at YALE PHYS 200 - Fundamentals of Physics with Professor Ramamurti Shankar. The discussion on the Law of Conservation of Energy continues but is applied in higher dimensions. The notion of a function with two variables is reviewed. Conservative forces are explained and students are taught how to recognize and manufacture them. Reading assignment: Wolfson and Pasachoff, Physics with Modern Physics, chapter 8. Resources: Problem Set 3 [PDF] Problem Set 3 Solutions [PDF]

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