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Introduction to Acceleration with Prius Brake Slamming Example Problem

This is an introduction to the concept of acceleration. There is also an example problem showing applying the brakes while driving a car in order to avoid hitting a basketball. Also included are…

From  Jon Thomas-Palmer on September 24th, 2019 0 likes 225 plays

A Basic Acceleration Example Problem and Understanding Acceleration Direction

This video starts with a simple acceleration problem and then addresses a commonly held misconception that a negative acceleration always means you are slowing down. I do this by way of examples. …

From  Jon Thomas-Palmer on September 24th, 2019 0 likes 76 plays

Walking Position, Velocity and Acceleration as a Function of Time Graphs

This lesson builds on what we learned about position as a function of time graphs. We start with velocity as a function of time graphs, determine what the motion would look like and then draw…

From  Jon Thomas-Palmer on September 24th, 2019 0 likes 47 plays

Introductory Uniformly Accelerated Motion Problem – A Braking Bicycle

This video continues what we learned about UAM in our previous lesson. We work through a introductory problem involving a bicycle on which we have applied the brakes. Content Times: 0:28 Reading the…

From  Jon Thomas-Palmer on September 24th, 2019 0 likes 11 plays

Toy Car UAM Problem with Two Difference Accelerations

In this lesson we continue to use what we have learned about solving Uniformly Accelerated Motion (UAM) problems. This problem is more complicated because it involves two, interconnected parts.…

From  Jon Thomas-Palmer on September 24th, 2019 0 likes 15 plays

Understanding Uniformly Accelerated Motion

Students sometimes have a difficult time understanding what acceleration in meters per second squared really means. Therefore, I present acceleration as meters per second every second instead. This…

From  Jon Thomas-Palmer on September 24th, 2019 0 likes 7 plays

Graphical Uniformly Accelerated Motion (UAM) Example Problem

Again with the graphs? Yes. Absolutely Yes. Graphs are such an important part of any science, especially physics. The more you work with graphs, the more you will understand them. Here we…

From  Jon Thomas-Palmer on September 24th, 2019 0 likes 7 plays

Experimentally Graphing Uniformly Accelerated Motion

We experimentally determine the position, velocity and acceleration as a function of time for a street hockey puck that is sliding and slowing down. Is it uniformly accelerated motion? Content…

From  Jon Thomas-Palmer on September 24th, 2019 0 likes 1 plays

Reviewing One Dimensional Motion with the Table of Friends

We get to start our Table of Friends today. Dimensions are your friends and there are so many dimensions to keep track of, so we create our Table of Friends to help us keep track of them. …

From  Jon Thomas-Palmer on September 24th, 2019 0 likes 1 plays

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From  javi on September 20th, 2019 0 likes 0 plays

Ch. 11.1-11.2 Video Lecture

From  tracy19green _ on September 19th, 2019 0 likes 0 plays

Physics Section 3.2

From  ChristyRheam on September 18th, 2019 0 likes 0 plays

FMSP.B Velocity & Acceleration

From  cgardner228 on September 18th, 2019 0 likes 0 plays

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From  Elaine_Wynn_Elementary_School_Contributors_124758741 on September 18th, 2019 0 likes 0 plays

Calculating Acceleration

From  Tmfisher0109 on September 12th, 2019 0 likes 0 plays