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Lecture 7 - Kepler's Laws

Lecture 7 - Kepler's Laws

This video was recorded at YALE PHYS 200 - Fundamentals of Physics with Professor Ramamurti Shankar. The focus of the lecture is problems of gravitational interaction. The three laws of Kepler are stated and explained. Planetary motion is discussed in general, and how this motion applies to the planets moving around the Sun in particular. Reading assignment: Wolfson and Pasachoff, Physics with Modern Physics, chapter 9. Resources: Problem Set 4 [PDF] Problem Set 4 Solutions [PDF]


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