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Learn the physics of planetary motion and spaceflight by exploring Newton's Laws and their applications. One section nicely illustrates the concepts with the problem of planning a route from Earth to Mars.
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- Space Exploration
Motion, Forces, and Energy
- Applications of Newton's Laws
- Gravity
= Kepler's Laws
- Lower Undergraduate
- High School
- Instructional Material
= Student Guide
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Keywords: energy, kepler, mass, newton, vectors
Record Creator: Metadata instance created May 5, 2004 by David Stern
Record Updated: Jul 14, 2004 by Bruce Mason
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