In classical mechanics

In classical mechanics - to represent the position,...

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In classical mechanics, we are ultimately interested with understanding the motion of objects. However, before we can even begin to discuss the causes of such motion we must first find a way of describing the motion of objects. In other words, we want to develop a mathematical formalism that allows us
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Unformatted text preview: to represent the position, velocity, and acceleration of moving objects, and to express how these quantities are related to each other in time. This is the project of kinematics....
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