Unformatted text preview: system of particles v cm = m n v n Acceleration of the center of mass of a system of particles a cm = m n a n Acceleration of the center of mass of a system of particles given an external force F ext = Ma cm Definition of Impulse J = FΔt Change in velocity caused by an impulse J = mv f mv o Definition of momentum p = mv Relation between force and momentum = F ImpulseMomentum Theorem J = Δp Definition of the linear momentum of a system of particles...
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This note was uploaded on 02/09/2012 for the course PHY PHY2053 taught by Professor Davidjudd during the Fall '10 term at Broward College.
 Fall '10
 DavidJudd
 Physics, Energy, Kinetic Energy, Momentum

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