004 Phys211 S10 Rep of Motion

004 Phys211 S10 Rep - 1 Representations of Motion Phys211 Spring 2010 Essential University Physics J Wolfson Frames of Reference Physics Views

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–3. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
1/22/2010 1 Representations of Motion Phys211 Spring 2010 1/25/10 Essential University Physics, J. Wolfson 1 Frames of Reference Physics Views: Frames of Reference 1. Different Reference Frames 2. One-, Two-, and Three-Dimensions 9. Circular Motion 1/25/10 Essential University Physics, J. Wolfson Questions 1 & 2 Q1: How many directions exist in 1-D motion? A. 1 B. 2 C. 3 D. 6 E. infinite Q2: How many directions exist in 3-D motion? A. 1 B. 2 C. 3 D. 6 E. infinite 1/25/10 Essential University Physics, J. Wolfson
Background image of page 1

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

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
1/22/2010 2 Vectors vs. Scalars Scalar: Size Use of negative sign Vectors Size Use of negative sign 1/25/10 Essential University Physics, J. Wolfson Components Reduces one three-dimensional vector to three one-dimensional vectors. 1/25/10 Essential University Physics, J. Wolfson ˆ ˆˆ ,, x y z x y z a a i a j a k a a a Question 3 We wish to separate this vector into components, in the indicated frame of reference.
Background image of page 2
Image of page 3
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 10/31/2010 for the course PHYS 211 taught by Professor Melendorf during the Spring '10 term at Illinois Central.

Page1 / 4

004 Phys211 S10 Rep - 1 Representations of Motion Phys211 Spring 2010 Essential University Physics J Wolfson Frames of Reference Physics Views

This preview shows document pages 1 - 3. Sign up to view the full document.

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