Further Reading

Modeling Forces

We build our model of forces starting from the visible metaphor of springs, then turn to Touching Forces (macroscopic force models) and Non-Touching forces (more fundamental force models).

To get an overview of this chapter and to understand the motivation, read 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 1/30/19

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