Newton's Laws

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• Created on: 23-02-14 19:39
Newton’s First Law
A body will remain at rest or continue to move with constant velocity unless acted upon by a force
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Newton’s Second Law
Force is proportional to the rate of change of momentum
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Newton’s Third Law
When one body exerts a force on another the other body exerts an equal in magnitude and opposite in direction force on the first body
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Newton Definition
The force which gives a mass of 1 kg an acceleration of 1 m s^-2
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Newton’s law of gravitation
The gravitation force of attraction between two objects is directly proportional to the product of their masses and inversely proportional to the square of the distance between their centre of mass.
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Card 2

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Force is proportional to the rate of change of momentum

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Newton’s Second Law

Card 3

Front

When one body exerts a force on another the other body exerts an equal in magnitude and opposite in direction force on the first body

Card 4

Front

The force which gives a mass of 1 kg an acceleration of 1 m s^-2

Card 5

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The gravitation force of attraction between two objects is directly proportional to the product of their masses and inversely proportional to the square of the distance between their centre of mass.