Chapter_1_Physics_and_Measurement

Chapter_1_Physics_and_Measurement - SP211 Whats it all...

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Unformatted text preview: SP211 Whats it all about? And some talk about units, orders of magnitude, sig figs etc. . . Slide 1 of 85 Physics the physical properties, phenomena, and laws of something Dictionary.com But seriously, physics is the study of everything! From the small to the large, the normal to the abstract, the odorless to the smelly, etc. . . It is the how and to some extent why behind everyday life! Just Kidding Examples LZR Racer Swimsuits GPS Billiards Lasers Classical Mechanics-Traditional Physics-Newtonian Physics-The Physics of Massive and Slow What Interests You? The Question Mark Butterfly Chapter 1 Physics and Measurement Totally Sweet Fishing Story The Twelve Unit Fish What do we Use for Standards ? The Foot The Fathom The Nautical Mile The Meter The length traveled by light in vacuum in 1/299792458 of a second. Length Mass vs Weight Mass is related to an objects resistance to a change in motion when a force is applied....
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Chapter_1_Physics_and_Measurement - SP211 Whats it all...

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