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Mechanics (Metric)

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Tom Baker

Learn, or revise, kinematics, forces, moments and circular motion.

Velocity and Acceleration

The meaning of velocity and acceleration, motion in one and two dimensions, relative velocity.


Diagramming forces, resolving into components, resultant forces, friction, connected particles, statics.


Centres of mass; moments; equilibrium of a rigid body.

Calculating centres of mass of simple shapes from which simple holes have been cut.


Balancing moments and forces on beams, etc. (1D problems).


Balancing moments and forces on ladders, etc. (2D problems).

Lesson Not yet graded

Circular Motion

Motion in a circle at constant speed.

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