Resources tagged with: Newton's laws of motion

There are 3 NRICH Mathematical resources connected to Newton's laws of motion, you may find related items under Mechanics.

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Whirlyball

Age 16 to 18 Challenge Level:

Whirl a conker around in a horizontal circle on a piece of string. What is the smallest angular speed with which it can whirl?

Phase Space

Age 16 to 18 Challenge Level:

Explore the issues surrounding the concept of Phase Space.

Modelling Assumptions in Mechanics

Age 16 to 18

An article demonstrating mathematically how various physical modelling assumptions affect the solution to the seemingly simple problem of the projectile.