Category: physics

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What is a vector?

While looking for resources on the Internet, we found a fascinating video explaining what exactly is a vector. Check it out here: Video credits: Ted-Ed Vectors are confusing for many students. Every student comes...

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Motion in a plane

The above image gives the state of motion of the particle at a given time. Can you determine the minimum velocity of the particle? The analysis of the particle will lead us to a...

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Kinematics Studying motion without its cause.

Kinematics is studying the motion of a particle without considering the cause of its motion. We did touch the general properties such as distance, displacement, velocity and acceleration in our previous blog http://edofox.com/blog/physics-motion-in-a-straight-line-2/. Here is a...

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Physics – Motion in a straight line-2

Continued from part 1: The following equation gives the position of the particle $x=4t-t^2$ where $t$ is time in seconds and $x$ is position in meters. Find the distance traveled by the particle in...

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Physics – Motion in a straight line-1

Quick review: We believe you are starting in your journey to study science. Physics would be one of your favorite subjects as you can feel it completely through your day-to- day experiences. It is...