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Enjoy learning from Billy as he solves a problem using Work due to Friction equals Change in Mechanical Energy. Want Lecture Notes? This is an AP Physics 1 topic. Content Times: 0:21 The problem 0:51 Work due to Friction equals Change in Mechanical Energy 1:31 Determining the Mechanical Energies 2:44 Solving for the Force Normal 3:52 Relating height final to displacement along the incline 5:03 Substituting in numbers Next Video: Deriving the WorkEnergy Theorem using Calculus See this problem solved using Conservation of Energy and Newton’s Second Law. Multilingual? Please help translate Flipping Physics videos! Previous Video: Introductory Work due to Friction equals Change in Mechanical Energy Problem 1¢/minute

The equation Work due to Friction equals Change in Mechanical Energy can often be confusing for students. This video is a stepbystep introduction in how to use the formula to solve a problem. Want Lecture Notes? This is an AP Physics 1 topic. Content Times: 0:09 The problem 1:29 Why we can use this equation in this problem 1:52 Expanding the equation 2:29 Identifying Initial and Final Points and the Horizontal Zero Line 3:00 Substituting into the left hand side of the equation 4:05 Deciding which Mechanical Energies are present 4:59 Where did all that Kinetic Energy go? 5:27 Identifying which variables we know and do not know 5:58 Solving for the Force Normal 6:57 Substituting Force Normal back into the original equation 8:09 Why isn’t our answer negative? Next Video: Work due to Friction equals Change in Mechanical Energy Problem by Billy Multilingual? Please help translate Flipping Physics videos! Previous Video: Introduction to Mechanical Energy with Friction 1¢/minute

Name: Work due to Friction equals Change in Mechanical Energy Problem by Billy Category: Work, Energy, Power Date Added: 20160217 Submitter: Flipping Physics Enjoy learning from Billy as he solves a problem using Work due to Friction equals Change in Mechanical Energy. Want Lecture Notes? This is an AP Physics 1 topic. Content Times: 0:21 The problem 0:51 Work due to Friction equals Change in Mechanical Energy 1:31 Determining the Mechanical Energies 2:44 Solving for the Force Normal 3:52 Relating height final to displacement along the incline 5:03 Substituting in numbers Next Video: Deriving the WorkEnergy Theorem using Calculus See this problem solved using Conservation of Energy and Newton’s Second Law. Multilingual? Please help translate Flipping Physics videos! Previous Video: Introductory Work due to Friction equals Change in Mechanical Energy Problem 1¢/minute Work due to Friction equals Change in Mechanical Energy Problem by Billy

Name: Introductory Work due to Friction equals Change in Mechanical Energy Problem Category: Work, Energy, Power Date Added: 20160212 Submitter: Flipping Physics The equation Work due to Friction equals Change in Mechanical Energy can often be confusing for students. This video is a stepbystep introduction in how to use the formula to solve a problem. Want Lecture Notes? This is an AP Physics 1 topic. Content Times: 0:09 The problem 1:29 Why we can use this equation in this problem 1:52 Expanding the equation 2:29 Identifying Initial and Final Points and the Horizontal Zero Line 3:00 Substituting into the left hand side of the equation 4:05 Deciding which Mechanical Energies are present 4:59 Where did all that Kinetic Energy go? 5:27 Identifying which variables we know and do not know 5:58 Solving for the Force Normal 6:57 Substituting Force Normal back into the original equation 8:09 Why isn’t our answer negative? Next Video: Work due to Friction equals Change in Mechanical Energy Problem by Billy Multilingual? Please help translate Flipping Physics videos! Previous Video: Introduction to Mechanical Energy with Friction 1¢/minute Introductory Work due to Friction equals Change in Mechanical Energy Problem

Learn how to use the Conservation of Mechanical Energy equation by solving a trebuchet problem. Want Lecture Notes? This is an AP Physics 1 topic. Content Times: 0:08 The problem 1:08 Why mechanical energy is conserved 1:37 Setting the zero line and initial and final points 2:32 The three types of mechanical energy 3:55 Canceling mechanical energies from the equation 4:54 Solving the equation 6:18 It’s final speed not final velocity 6:51 Why we can’t use the projectile motion equations 7:43 Do we really have to write all that down? Yes. Thank you to my students Will, Jacob, Natalie and Mery; my students who built and let me use their trebuchet! Next Video: Conservation of Energy Problem with Friction, an Incline and a Spring by Billy Multilingual? Please help translate Flipping Physics videos! Previous Video: Introduction to Elastic Potential Energy with Examples 1¢/minute

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Name: Introductory Conservation of Mechanical Energy Problem using a Trebuchet Category: Work, Energy, Power Date Added: 20160112 Submitter: Flipping Physics Learn how to use the Conservation of Mechanical Energy equation by solving a trebuchet problem. Want Lecture Notes? This is an AP Physics 1 topic. Content Times: 0:08 The problem 1:08 Why mechanical energy is conserved 1:37 Setting the zero line and initial and final points 2:32 The three types of mechanical energy 3:55 Canceling mechanical energies from the equation 4:54 Solving the equation 6:18 It’s final speed not final velocity 6:51 Why we can’t use the projectile motion equations 7:43 Do we really have to write all that down? Yes. Thank you to my students Will, Jacob, Natalie and Mery; my students who built and let me use their trebuchet! Next Video: Conservation of Energy Problem with Friction, an Incline and a Spring by Billy Multilingual? Please help translate Flipping Physics videos! Previous Video: Introduction to Elastic Potential Energy with Examples 1¢/minute Introductory Conservation of Mechanical Energy Problem using a Trebuchet

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Mr.p pushes a shopping cart so you can learn about the physics concept of work! Want Lecture Notes? This is an AP Physics 1 topic. Content Times: 0:09 Reading and translating the problem 0:52 Demonstrating the problem 1:30 Better Off Dead 2:04 Drawing the Free Body Diagram 3:14 Solving for work with two common mistakes 4:45 Work done by the Force of Gravity 5:16 Work done by the Force Normal Next Video: Introduction to Kinetic Energy with Example Problem Multilingual? Please help translate Flipping Physics videos! Previous Video: Introduction to Work with Examples 1¢/minute

Name: Introductory Work Problem Category: Work, Energy, Power Date Added: 20151119 Submitter: Flipping Physics Mr.p pushes a shopping cart so you can learn about the physics concept of work! Want Lecture Notes? This is an AP Physics 1 topic. Content Times: 0:09 Reading and translating the problem 0:52 Demonstrating the problem 1:30 Better Off Dead 2:04 Drawing the Free Body Diagram 3:14 Solving for work with two common mistakes 4:45 Work done by the Force of Gravity 5:16 Work done by the Force Normal Next Video: Introduction to Kinetic Energy with Example Problem Multilingual? Please help translate Flipping Physics videos! Previous Video: Introduction to Work with Examples 1¢/minute Introductory Work Problem

Name: Does the Book Move? An Introductory Friction Problem Category: Dynamics Date Added: 20150819 Submitter: Flipping Physics Determine if the book moves or not and the acceleration of the book. It’s all about static and kinetic friction. Want Lecture Notes? This is an AP Physics 1 topic. Content Times: 0:08 Reading and translating the problem 0:57 5 Steps to help solve any Free Body Diagram problem 1:26 Drawing the Free Body Diagram 2:24 Sum the forces in the ydirection 3:22 Sum the forces in the xdirection 4:56 The answer to part (a) 6:22 Solving part (b) Multilingual? Please help translate Flipping Physics videos! Previous Video: Experimentally Graphing the Force of Friction 1¢/minute Does the Book Move? An Introductory Friction Problem

Determine if the book moves or not and the acceleration of the book. It’s all about static and kinetic friction. Want Lecture Notes? This is an AP Physics 1 topic. Content Times: 0:08 Reading and translating the problem 0:57 5 Steps to help solve any Free Body Diagram problem 1:26 Drawing the Free Body Diagram 2:24 Sum the forces in the ydirection 3:22 Sum the forces in the xdirection 4:56 The answer to part (a) 6:22 Solving part (b) Multilingual? Please help translate Flipping Physics videos! Previous Video: Experimentally Graphing the Force of Friction 1¢/minute

Learn how to solve a basic tension force problem with demonstration! Want Lecture Notes? This is an AP Physics 1 topic. Content Times: 0:00 The Problem Demonstrated 0:29 5 Steps to Solve and Free Body Diagram Problem 0:50 Drawing the Free Body Diagram 2:03 Resolving Tension Force 1 into its components (numbers dependency) 4:00 Introducing the Equation Holster! 5:11 Redraw the Free Body Diagram 5:32 Sum the forces in the ydirection 7:24 Sum the forces in the xdirection 8:29 Demonstrating our solution is correct Multilingual? Please help translate Flipping Physics videos! Next Video: Introduction to Static and Kinetic Friction by Bobby Previous Video: 5 Steps to Solve any Free Body Diagram Problem 1¢/minute

Name: An Introductory Tension Force Problem Category: Dynamics Date Added: 20150730 Submitter: Flipping Physics Learn how to solve a basic tension force problem with demonstration! Want Lecture Notes? This is an AP Physics 1 topic. Content Times: 0:00 The Problem Demonstrated 0:29 5 Steps to Solve and Free Body Diagram Problem 0:50 Drawing the Free Body Diagram 2:03 Resolving Tension Force 1 into its components (numbers dependency) 4:00 Introducing the Equation Holster! 5:11 Redraw the Free Body Diagram 5:32 Sum the forces in the ydirection 7:24 Sum the forces in the xdirection 8:29 Demonstrating our solution is correct Multilingual? Please help translate Flipping Physics videos! Next Video: Introduction to Static and Kinetic Friction by Bobby Previous Video: 5 Steps to Solve any Free Body Diagram Problem 1¢/minute An Introductory Tension Force Problem

[font=verdana][size=4]One bullet is fired horizontally and simultaneously a second bullet is dropped from the same height. Neglecting air resistance and assuming the ground is level, which bullet hits the ground first? Content Times: 0:15 Reading the problem 0:53 Listing the known variables 1:59 Determining the answer 2:37 Demonstrating the answer 3:00 Isn't one moving faster? 3:52 The Review Want [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/bullet.html"]Lecture Notes[/url]? [color=rgb(0,0,0)]Multilingual? Please help [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/translate.html"]translate Flipping Physics videos[/url]![/color] [color=rgb(0,0,0)]Next Video: [/color]Demonstrating the [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/componentsofprojectilemotion.html"]Components of Projectile Motion[/url] Previous Video: A [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/rangeequationproblem.html"]Range Equation Problem[/url] with Two Parts [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/give.html"]1Â¢/minute[/url][/size][/font]
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Mr.p throws a ball toward a bucket that is 581 cm away from him horizontally. He throws the ball at an initial angle of 55° above the horizontal and the ball is 34 cm short of the bucket. If mr.p throws the ball with the same initial speed and the ball is always released at the same height as the top of the bucket, at what angle does he need to throw the ball so it will land in the bucket? Content Times: 0:14 Reading the problem 1:01 Why we can use the Range Equation 2:15 Listing what we know for the first attempt 3:06 Solving for the initial speed 4:26 Solving for the initial angle 5:45 Putting the ball in the bucket 6:15 There are actually two correct answers 6:44 Getting the ball into the basket Want [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/rangeequationproblem.html"]Lecture Notes[/url]? Next Video: The Classic [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/bullet.html"]Bullet Projectile Motion[/url] Experiment Previous Video: [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/derivingtherangeequation.html"]Deriving the Range Equation[/url] of Projectile Motion "Walk Away" by Bella Canzano from her EP "[url="http://bellacanzano.bandcamp.com/"]A Secret That You Know[/url]" Music used by permission of the artist. 1¢/minute: [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/give.html"]http://www.flippingphysics.com/give.html[/url]

Name: The Classic Bullet Projectile Motion Experiment Category: Kinematics Date Added: 20 June 2014  01:32 PM Submitter: Flipping Physics Short Description: None Provided One bullet is fired horizontally and simultaneously a second bullet is dropped from the same height. Neglecting air resistance and assuming the ground is level, which bullet hits the ground first? Content Times: 0:15 Reading the problem 0:53 Listing the known variables 1:59 Determining the answer 2:37 Demonstrating the answer 3:00 Isn't one moving faster? 3:52 The Review Want View Video

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Name: A Range Equation Problem with Two Parts Category: Kinematics Date Added: 19 June 2014  01:20 PM Submitter: Flipping Physics Short Description: None Provided Mr.p throws a ball toward a bucket that is 581 cm away from him horizontally. He throws the ball at an initial angle of 55° above the horizontal and the ball is 34 cm short of the bucket. If mr.p throws the ball with the same initial speed and the ball is always released at the same height as the top of the bucket, at what angle does he need to throw the ball so it will land in the bucket? Content Times: 0:14 Reading the problem 1:01 Why we can use the Range Equation 2:15 Listing what we know for the first attempt 3:06 Solving for the initial speed 4:26 Solving for the initial angle 5:45 Putting the ball in the bucket 6:15 There are actually two correct answers 6:44 Getting the ball into the basket Want View Video

This time in our projectile motion problem, we know the displacement in the ydireciton and we are solving for the displacement in the xdireciton. We could you use the quadratic formula and I even show you how, however, I also show you the way I recommend doing it which avoids the quadratic formula. Content Times: 0:14 Reading the problem 0:55 Comparing the previous projectile motion problem to the current one 1:16 Breaking the initial velocity in to its components 1:44 Listing the givens 2:27 Beginning to solve the problem in the ydirection 3:08 The Quadratic Formula! 5:49 How to solve it without using the quadratic formula. Solve for Velocity Final in the ydirection first 6:59 And then solve for the change in time 8:12 Solving for the displacement in the xdirection 9:01 Showing that it works 9:43 The Review Want [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/anotherprojectilemotion.html"]Lecture Notes[/url]? Next Video: Understanding the [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/rangeequation.html"]Range Equation[/url] of Projectile Motion Previous Projectile Motion Problem: [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/nerdapult.html"]NerdAPult[/url]  An Introductory Projectile Motion Problem Want a NerdAPult? You can purchase one at: [url="http://marshmallowcatapults.com"]http://marshmallowcatapults.com[/url] [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/give.html"]1¢/minute[/url]

Name: NerdAPult #2  Another Projectile Motion Problem Category: Kinematics Date Added: 03 June 2014  12:29 PM Submitter: Flipping Physics Short Description: None Provided This time in our projectile motion problem, we know the displacement in the ydireciton and we are solving for the displacement in the xdireciton. We could you use the quadratic formula and I even show you how, however, I also show you the way I recommend doing it which avoids the quadratic formula. Content Times: 0:14 Reading the problem 0:55 Comparing the previous projectile motion problem to the current one 1:16 Breaking the initial velocity in to its components 1:44 Listing the givens 2:27 Beginning to solve the problem in the ydirection 3:08 The Quadratic Formula! 5:49 How to solve it without using the quadratic formula. Solve for Velocity Final in the ydirection first 6:59 And then solve for the change in time 8:12 Solving for the displacement in the xdirection 9:01 Showing that it works 9:43 The Review Want View Video

An introductory projectile motion problem where you have to break the initial velocity vector in to its components before you can work with it. The NerdAPult is the perfect tool for showing projectile motion. Content Times: 0:02 Introducing the NerdAPult 0:43 Demonstrating the marshmallow capabilities of the NerdAPult 1:18 Reading the problem 2:26 Starting to solve the problem 3:03 What do we do with the initial velocity? 3:45 Solving for the initial velocity in the ydirection 4:27 Solving for the initial velocity in the xdirection 5:13 Deciding which direction to start working with 5:38 Solving for the change in time in the xdirection 6:34 Solving for the displacement in the ydirection 7:54 Proving that our answer is correct 8:58 The Review [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/nerdapult.html"]Want Lecture Notes?[/url] Next Problem: [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/measuringvi.html"]NerdAPult  Measuring Initial Velocity[/url] Previous Problem: [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/projectilemotionproblempart1of2.html"]An Introductory Projectile Motion Problem with an Initial Horizontal Velocity[/url] Want a NerdAPult? You can purchase one at [url="http://marshmallowcatapults.com"]marshmallowcatapults.com[/url] [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/give.html"]1¢/minute[/url]

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Name: NerdAPult  An Introductory Projectile Motion Problem Category: Kinematics Date Added: 23 May 2014  02:05 PM Submitter: Flipping Physics Short Description: None Provided An introductory projectile motion problem where you have to break the initial velocity vector in to its components before you can work with it. The NerdAPult is the perfect tool for showing projectile motion. Content Times: 0:02 Introducing the NerdAPult 0:43 Demonstrating the marshmallow capabilities of the NerdAPult 1:18 Reading the problem 2:26 Starting to solve the problem 3:03 What do we do with the initial velocity? 3:45 Solving for the initial velocity in the ydirection 4:27 Solving for the initial velocity in the xdirection 5:13 Deciding which direction to start working with 5:38 Solving for the change in time in the xdirection 6:34 Solving for the displacement in the ydirection 7:54 Proving that our answer is correct 8:58 The Review View Video

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Can you drop a ball from a moving vehicle and get it to land in a bucket? You can using Physics! In this video we solve an introductory projectile motion problem involving an initial horizontal velocity and predict how far in front of the bucket to drop the ball. Content Times: 0:17 Reading the problem. 0:41 Visualizing the problem. 1:18 Translating the problem. 2:31 Converting from miles per hour to meters per second. 3:10 Two common mistakes about projectile motion givens. 4:29 Beginning to solve the problem. 5:13 Solving for the change in time in the ydirection. 6:22 Solving for the displacement in the xdirection. 7:29 Video proof that it works. 8:14 Air resistance? 9:09 In our next lesson... [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/projectilemotionproblempart1of2.html"]Want Lecture Notes?[/url] Next Video: [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/projectilemotionproblempart2of2.html"](part 2 of 2) An Introductory Projectile Motion Problem with an Initial Horizontal Velocity[/url] [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/howmany.html"]How Many Attempts did it Really Take?[/url] [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/theeulermethod.html"]A Brief Look at the Force of Drag using Numerical Modeling (or The Euler Method)[/url] Previous Video: [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/projectilemotion.html"]Introduction to Projectile Motion[/url] [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/give.html"]1¢/minute[/url]
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Name: (Part 1 of 2) An Introductory Projectile Motion Problem with an Initial Horizontal Velocity Category: Kinematics Date Added: 22 May 2014  04:49 PM Submitter: Flipping Physics Short Description: None Provided Can you drop a ball from a moving vehicle and get it to land in a bucket? You can using Physics! In this video we solve an introductory projectile motion problem involving an initial horizontal velocity and predict how far in front of the bucket to drop the ball. Content Times: 0:17 Reading the problem. 0:41 Visualizing the problem. 1:18 Translating the problem. 2:31 Converting from miles per hour to meters per second. 3:10 Two common mistakes about projectile motion givens. 4:29 Beginning to solve the problem. 5:13 Solving for the change in time in the ydirection. 6:22 Solving for the displacement in the xdirection. 7:29 Video proof that it works. 8:14 Air resistance? 9:09 In our next lesson... View Video

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My strategy for solving any projectile motion problem. You need to split the variables in to the x and y directions and solve for time. Sounds simple and it really is, usually. Content Times: 0:11 Review of Linear Motion Examples 0:57 Introducing Projectile Motion! 1:48 Basic strategy for solving any projectile motion problem 2:06 The ydirection (UAM) 3:22 The xdirection (constant velocity) 4:36 How many knowns do you need in each direction? 5:41 What do we usually solve for? 6:12 The Review [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/projectilemotion.html"]Want Lecture Notes?[/url] Next Video: [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/projectilemotionproblempart1of2.html"](part 1 of 2) An Introductory Projectile Motion Problem with an Initial Horizontal Velocity[/url] Previous Video: [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/complicatedvectoraddition.html"]A Visually Complicated Vector Addition Problem using Component Vectors[/url] [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/give.html"]1¢/minute[/url]

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Name: Introduction to Projectile Motion Category: Kinematics Date Added: 22 May 2014  04:44 PM Submitter: Flipping Physics Short Description: None Provided My strategy for solving any projectile motion problem. You need to split the variables in to the x and y directions and solve for time. Sounds simple and it really is, usually. Content Times: 0:11 Review of Linear Motion Examples 0:57 Introducing Projectile Motion! 1:48 Basic strategy for solving any projectile motion problem 2:06 The ydirection (UAM) 3:22 The xdirection (constant velocity) 4:36 How many knowns do you need in each direction? 5:41 What do we usually solve for? 6:12 The Review View Video

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A simple, introductory vector addition problem that combines the concepts of vectors, cardinal directions, tiptotail vector addition and component vectors. Content Times: 0:14 Reading and understanding the problem. 1:25 Drawing the Vector Diagram. 2:28 A common mistake about where to place the arrowhead on the Resultant Vector. 3:39 This is NOT a Vector Diagram! 4:34 How NOT to solve the problem. 5:12 Breaking vector B in to its component in the y direction. 6:02 Breaking vector B in to its component in the x direction. 6:52 Redrawing the Vector Diagram using the components of vector B. 7:30 Finding the direction of our Resultant Vector. 8:35 Finding the magnitude of our Resultant Vector. 9:47 Summarizing the entire problem in 27 seconds. 10:19 The review. [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/introductoryvectoradditionproblem.html"]Want Lecture Notes?[/url] Next Video: [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/datatable.html"]Using a Data Table to Make Vector Addition Problems Easier[/url] Previous Video: [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/vectorcomponents.html"]Introduction to Vector Components[/url] [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/give.html"]1¢/minute[/url]
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