Kinetic Energy and the Work

Kinetic Energy and the Work - To complete the theorem we...

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Kinetic Energy and the Work-Energy Theorem As is evident by the title of the theorem we are deriving, our ultimate goal is to relate work and energy. This makes sense as both have the same units, and the application of a force over a distance can be seen as the use of energy to produce work.
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Unformatted text preview: To complete the theorem we define kinetic energy as the energy of motion of a particle. Taking into consideration the equation derived just previously, we define the kinetic energy numerically as: K = mv 2...
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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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