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written by David Stern
Available Languages: English, French, Italian, Spanish
This web page provides an elementary introduction and overview of momentum and a discussion of recoil, conservation and energy. A lesson plan and related pages are also linked to this page. This is part of an extensive web site, "From Stargazers to Starships", that uses the topics of space exploration and space science to introduce topics in physics and astronomy. Translations in French, Italian and Spanish are available.
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Classical Mechanics
- Linear Momentum
= Conservation of Linear Momentum
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- Middle School
- Lower Undergraduate
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© 2005 David Stern
conservation, energy, force and motion, momentum, recoil
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