Physics

  • Science is the study of the natural world.
    • Chemistry is study of matter, its structures, properties, and composition, and the changes that it undergoes.
    • Biology is the scientific study of living things.
    • Physics is the study of matter and energy and their interactions.
      • Mechanics is the branch of physics dealing with the motions of material bodies, including kinematics, dynamics, and statics.
        • Kinematics the branch of mechanics concerned with motion without reference to force or mass.
        • Dynamics is the study of the relationship between motion and the forces affecting motion.
        • Statics is the branch of physics concerned with bodies, static or at rest, upon which balanced forces act.

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This page gives links to notes on an 80 hour mechanics course which I taught to 17 year old students from 2000 to 2005.

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Follow the links above or below to see notes on each topic.