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How does the appearance of a new type of cloud signal changes in Earth’s atmosphere?
1-1 What Is Physics?
1-2 Measuring Things
1-3 The International System of Units
1-4 Changing Units
Review & Summary
Motion Along a Straight Line
What causes whiplash injury in rear-end collisions of cars?
2-1 What Is Physics?
2-3 Position and Displacement
2-4 Average Velocity and Average Speed
2-5 Instantaneous Velocity and Speed
2-7 Constant Acceleration: A Special Case
2-8 Another Look at Constant Acceleration
2-9 Free-Fall Acceleration
2-10 Graphical Integration in Motion Analysis
How does an ant know the way home with no guiding clues on the desert plains?
3-1 What Is Physics?
3-2 Vectors and Scalars
3-3 Adding Vectors Geometrically
3-4 Components of Vectors
3-5 Unit Vectors
3-6 Adding Vectors by Components
3-7 Vectors and the Laws of Physics
3-8 Multiplying Vectors
Motion in Two and Three Dimensions
In a motorcycle jump for record distance, where does the jumper put the second ramp?
4-1 What Is Physics?
4-2 Position and Displacement
4-3 Average Velocity and Instantaneous Velocity
4-4 Average Acceleration and Instantaneous Acceleration
4-5 Projectile Motion
4-6 Projectile Motion Analyzed
4-7 Uniform Circular Motion
4-8 Relative ...