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MIT 8.01 Physics I: Classical Mechanics, Fall 1999

8.01 is a first-semester freshman physics class in Newtonian Mechanics, Fluid Mechanics, and Kinetic Gas Theory. In addition to the basic concepts of Newtonian Mechanics, Fluid Mechanics, and Kinetic Gas Theory, a variety of interesting topics are covered in this course: Binary Stars, Neutron Stars, Black Holes, Resonance Phenomena, Musical Instruments, Stellar Collapse, Supernovae, Astronomical observations from very high flying balloons (lecture 35), and you will be allowed a peek into the intriguing Quantum World.


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Course Introduction

Course Introduction

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Topics covered: An overview of 8.01 Classical Mechanics, one of the most popular courses on MIT OpenCourseWare. Instructor/speaker: Prof. Walter Lewin

1. Powers of Ten - Units - Dimensions - Measurements - Uncertainties - Dimensional Analysis - Sc...

1. Powers of Ten - Units - Dimensio...

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MIT 8.01 Physics I: Classical Mechanics, Fall 1999View the complete materials: http://ocw.mit.edu/high-school/physics/Instructor: Walter LewinLicense: Creative Commons BY-NC-SAMore information at http://ocw.mit.edu/termsMore courses at h...

2. 1D Kinematics - Speed - Velocity - Acceleration

2. 1D Kinematics - Speed - Velocity...

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MIT 8.01 Physics I: Classical Mechanics, Fall 1999View the complete materials: http://ocw.mit.edu/high-school/physics/Instructor: Walter LewinLicense: Creative Commons BY-NC-SAMore information at http://ocw.mit.edu/termsMore courses at h...

3. Vectors - Dot Products - Cross Products - 3D Kinematics

3. Vectors - Dot Products - Cross P...

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MIT 8.01 Physics I: Classical Mechanics, Fall 1999View the complete materials: http://ocw.mit.edu/high-school/physics/Instructor: Walter LewinLicense: Creative Commons BY-NC-SAMore information at http://ocw.mit.edu/termsMore courses at h...

4. 3D Kinematics - Free Falling Reference Frames

4. 3D Kinematics - Free Falling Ref...

Added 2 years ago | 00:52:55 | 2831 views

MIT 8.01 Physics I: Classical Mechanics, Fall 1999View the complete materials: http://ocw.mit.edu/high-school/physics/Instructor: Walter LewinLicense: Creative Commons BY-NC-SAMore information at http://ocw.mit.edu/termsMore courses at h...

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Category
Education
Language
English
Location
Cambridge, MA
Website
Course Homepage (ocw.mit.edu/courses/physics/8-01-physics-i-classical-mechanics-fall-1999/index.htm)

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