The Dynamics of Tennis
ME 225 Connington
Final Project
December 5, 2014
I pledge my honor that I have abided by the Stevens Honors System.
Dustin Heitner _
Robert McDonald _
Kyle Schnering _
Justine Webster _
The Dynamics of Tennis
Examples of physics and
Chapter 15 Overview
Principle of Linear Impulse and Momentum
Conservation of Linear Momentum
Impact
Angular Momentum
Relation Between Moment of a Force and Angular
Momentum
Principle of Angular Impulse and Momentum
Angular Momentum (15.5-7)
Objectives:
Chapter 16 Overview
Planar Rigid Body Motion
Translation, Rotation about a Fixed Axis
Absolute Motion Analysis
Relative Motion Analysis: Velocity
Instantaneous Center of Zero Velocity
Relative Motion Analysis: Acceleration
Planar Rigid Body Motion
Chapter 16
Kinematics of a Rigid Body
Course Overview
Ch 12: Kinematics of Particles
Ch 13: Kinetics of Particles
Ch 14: Work-Energy for Particles
Ch 15: Impulse-Momentum for Particles
Ch 16: Planar Kinematics of Rigid Bodies
Ch 17: Planar Kinetics
Chapter 15
Kinetics of a Particle: Impulse and Momentum
Chapter 15 Overview
Principle of Linear Impulse and Momentum
Conservation of Linear Momentum
Impact
Angular Momentum
Relation Between Moment of a Force and Angular
Momentum
Principle of Angular
EQUATIONS OF MOTION:
RECTANGULAR COORDINATES
Todays Objectives:
Students will be able to:
1. Apply Newtons second law
to determine forces and
accelerations for particles in
rectilinear motion.
In-Class Activities:
Check Homework
Reading Quiz
Applicatio
CURVILINEAR MOTION: CYLINDRICAL COMPONENTS
Todays Objectives:
Students will be able to:
1. Determine velocity and
acceleration components
using cylindrical
coordinates.
In-Class Activities:
Applications
Velocity Components
Acceleration Components
Conc
EQUATIONS OF MOTION:
NORMAL AND TANGENTIAL COORDINATES
Todays Objectives:
Students will be able to:
1. Apply the equation of motion
using normal and tangential
coordinates.
In-Class Activities:
Check Homework
Reading Quiz
Applications
Equation of Moti
CURVILINEAR MOTION:
GENERAL & RECTANGULAR COMPONENTS
Todays Objectives:
Students will be able to:
1. Describe the motion of a
particle traveling along a
curved path.
2. Relate kinematic
quantities in terms of the
rectangular components of
the vectors.
In-
MOTION OF A PROJECTILE
Todays Objectives:
Students will be able to:
1. Analyze the free-flight
motion of a projectile.
In-Class Activities:
Reading Quiz
Applications
Kinematic Equations for
Projectile Motion
Concept Quiz
Group Problem Solving
Attent
NEWTONS LAWS OF MOTION, EQUATIONS OF
MOTION, & EQUATIONS OF MOTION FOR A SYSTEM OF
PARTICLES
Todays Objectives:
Students will be able to:
1. Write the equation of motion for
an accelerating body.
2. Draw the free-body and kinetic
diagrams for an accelerat
CURVILINEAR MOTION:
NORMAL AND TANGENTIAL COMPONENTS
Todays Objectives:
Students will be able to:
1. Determine the normal and
tangential components of
velocity and acceleration of a
particle traveling along a
curved path.
In-Class Activities:
Application
RECTILINEAR KINEMATICS: ERRATIC MOTION
Todays Objectives:
Students will be able to:
1. Determine position,
velocity, and acceleration of
a particle using graphs.
In-Class Activities:
Check Homework
Reading Quiz
Applications
s-t, v-t, a-t, v-s, and a-s
ABSOLUTE DEPENDENT MOTION ANALYSIS OF TWO
PARTICLES
Todays Objectives:
Students will be able to:
1. Relate the positions, velocities,
and accelerations of particles
undergoing dependent motion.
In-Class Activities:
Applications
Define Dependent Motion
Ch. 12: Kinematics of a Particle
INTRODUCTION & RECTILINEAR KINEMATICS:
CONTINUOUS MOTION
Todays Objectives:
Students will be able to:
1. Find the kinematic quantities
In-Class Activities:
(position, displacement, velocity,
Applications
and acceleration)
EQUATIONS OF MOTION:
CYLINDRICAL COORDINATES
Todays Objectives:
Students will be able to:
1. Analyze the kinetics of a
particle using cylindrical
coordinates.
In-Class Activities:
Check Homework
Reading Quiz
Applications
Equations of Motion Using
Cyli
RELATIVE-MOTION ANALYSIS OF TWO PARTICLES
USING TRANSLATING AXES
Todays Objectives:
Students will be able to:
1. Understand translating
frames of reference.
2. Use translating frames of
reference to analyze relative
motion.
In-Class Activities:
Applicati