Derivation of the Workk

# Derivation of the Workk - relation between the net work...

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Derivation of the Work-Energy Theorem W net = F net (x f - x o ) Using Newton's Second Law we can substitute for F: W net = ma(x f - x o ) Given uniform acceleration, v f 2 - v I 2 = 2a(x f - x o ) . Substituting for a(x f - x o ) into our work equation, we find that: W net = mv f 2 - mv o 2

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This equation is one form of the work-energy equation, and gives us a direct
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Unformatted text preview: relation between the net work done on a particle and that particle's velocity. Given an initial velocity and the amount of work done on a particle, we can calculate the final velocity....
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## This note was uploaded on 12/03/2011 for the course PHYSICS 010 taught by Professor - during the Fall '09 term at Montgomery.

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