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Number of g's or g-Forces Introduction

By Flipping Physics, 01/21/2018
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Description and examples of g-forces or number of g’s.
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Content Times:
0:14 Equations for g-forces or number of g’s
1:08 Number of g’s when at rest on the surface of the Earth
2:43 Number of g’s when in orbit
3:33 Apparent Weightlessness
4:20 How to experience apparent weightlessness in a car
5:22 Apparent weightlessness examples
6:05 Describing number of g’s again
7:08 More examples of number of g’s

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NASA Logo https://www.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/thumbnails/image/nasa-logo-web-rgb.png
Liquid Ping Pong in Space - RED 4K https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TLbhrMCM4_0
Side view of plane in field - https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Airplanes_-_Types_-_Kirkham_Triplane_manufactured_by_the_Curtiss_Engineering_Corp.,_Garden_City,_Long_Island._Side_view_of_plane_in_field_-_NARA_-_17341451.jpg Tesla-Roadster-2020-1280-01 - https://www.netcarshow.com/tesla/2020-roadster/1280x960/wallpaper_01.htm STS120LaunchHiRes-edit1 - https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:STS120LaunchHiRes-edit1.jpg Soyuz_TMA-13_Edit - https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Soyuz_TMA-13_Edit.jpg
Hong Kong skyscrapers in a night of typhoon.jpg - https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/8/8d/Hong_Kong_skyscrapers_in_a_night_of_typhoon.jpg

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