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Theory of Special Relativity It rests on two experimental facts: 1. The principle of relativity (Galileo) 1. The principle of the constancy of the speed of light (Einstein)
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The Principle of Relativity One cannot tell, by any experiment, whether one is at rest or moving uniformly . If two experiments are performed under identical conditions except that one is done in a laboratory at rest and the other in a uniformly moving laboratory, the two experiments will lead to exactly the same conclusions. The laws of nature are the same in a laboratory at rest as they are in any uniformly moving laboratory. Anybody moving uniformly with respect to somebody at rest is entitled to consider himself to be at rest and the other person to be moving uniformly. Definition : A laboratory that is in either a state of rest or uniform motion is called an inertial laboratory or an inertial system or on inertial frame of reference A system moving uniformly with respect to an inertial system is also an inertial system.
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The Principle of Relativity Before After Known Unknown 10 f/sec ?
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