Chap10_Projectile-and-Satellite

Chap10_Projectile-and-Satellite - Chapter 10 Projectile &...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–7. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Chapter 10 Satellite Motion
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Projectile Motion A ball thrown across the room follows an arced trajectory. This is “projectile motion”, which combines horizontal and vertical motion.
Background image of page 2
Projectile Motion Projectile motion combines uniform horizontal motion with freefall vertical motion.
Background image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Horizontal Motion: Uniform 1 2 3 4 5 Equal Distances Rolling ball (with no friction) is an example of uniform motion. Velocity of the ball is constant so distance between “frames” (equal time between frames).
Background image of page 4
Free Fall: Accelerated Vertical Motion 1 (Release) 2 3 4 1 3 5 7 1 4 9 1 6 Free Fall is an example of accelerated motion. Total distance from point of release increases in the ratios 1 : 4 : 9 : 16 : 25 : … or 1 2 : 2 2 : 3 2 : 4 2 : 5 2 Distance between frames increases as 1 : 3 : 5 : 7 : 9…
Background image of page 5

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Projectile Motion 2 3 4 5 7 3 1 5 1 6 7 Ball rolling off of a table combines horizontal and vertical motion. Falling starts with frame #4, vertical
Background image of page 6
Image of page 7
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 04/29/2010 for the course PHYS 100 taught by Professor Nidhalguessoum during the Spring '10 term at American University of Sharjah.

Page1 / 18

Chap10_Projectile-and-Satellite - Chapter 10 Projectile &...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 7. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online