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If you missed the first lecture. . . Find the course webpage: http://physwww.mcmaster.ca/~okon/1d03/1d03.html and read the course outline and the first lecture. Log into Avenue to Learn (http://avenue.mcmaster.ca) and find Physics 1D03. There you can find out which lab/tutorial section you are in. Labs and tutorials start next week (Sept 20). Get a copy of your lab/tutorial schedule from the course web page.
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Kinematics in One Dimension Kinematics in One Dimension Displacement, velocity, acceleration Graphs A special case: constant acceleration Bodies in free fall Serway and Jewett Chapter 2
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Kinematics : the description of motion One dimension : motion along a straight line ( e.g. , the x -axis) Examples - sprinter running 100 meters in a straight line - ball falling straight down, and bouncing back up
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1-D motion can be described by scalars (real numbers with units) as functions of time : The sign (positive or negative) keeps track of direction (in 1-D). Algebraic relations invoving position, velocity, and acceleration
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