Further Reading

Mechanical Energy

In our first chapter on the energy concept, we build up the meaning of work, kinetic energy, and potential energy from the framework of Newton's laws.

To understand the context and motivation for the chapter, see the following page:

Here's the full Table of Contents of the chapter. The notation "(EX)" means that there is a worked example attached to that page. The notation "{WO}" means there is an activity (a Workout) attached to that page, usually one that involves working with a simulation.


Joe Redish 2/19/19

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