10 intriguing starters related to the mechanics of sport.
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An article demonstrating mathematically how various physical
modelling assumptions affect the solution to the seemingly simple
problem of the projectile.
A selection of intriguing questions to consider on mechanics, particularly surrounding the ideas concerning impulse and momentum.
A space craft is ten thousand kilometres from the centre of the
Earth moving away at 10 km per second. At what distance will it
have half that speed?
Explore the issues surrounding the concept of Phase Space.
Was it possible that this dangerous driving penalty was issued in
Explore displacement/time and velocity/time graphs with this mouse
Follow in the steps of Newton and find the path that the earth
follows around the sun.