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written by David Stern
This series of web pages, part of "From Stargazers to Starships,"  describes Newton's three laws of motion and the two concepts on which they are based, force and inertia.  A lesson plan for instructors is also provided.
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- Newton's Third Law
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Supplements From Stargazers to Starships: Mass - Measuring Mass on a Space Station

This is a lesson plan by the same author developed to enhance understanding of the Law of Inertia.  It features an experiment similar to those conducted on Skylab to measure inertial mass.

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