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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 common mistakes students make while solving a simple problem like this. It is important to see what those mistakes are because it helps students avoid them in the future. Content Times: 0:19 The Equation for Acceleration 1:06 The Dimensions for Acceleration 2:18 Acceleration has both Magnitude and Direction 3:00 Reading the Problem 3:15 Video of the Problem 4:29 Translating the Problem to Physics 5:03 Starting to solve the Problem (with mistakes) 5:37 Explaining two mistakes 7:34 Explaining another mistake 10:00 Outtakes (including a basketball dribbling montage) [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/introductiontoaccelerationwithpriusbrakeslammingexampleproblem.html"]Want Lecture Notes?[/url] Next Video: [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/abasicaccelerationexampleproblemandunderstandingaccelerationdirection.html"]A Basic Acceleration Example Problem and Understanding Acceleration Direction[/url] Previous Video: [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/exampleproblemfindingaveragespeedforpolepositionndashnotaseasyasyouthink.html"]Example Problem: Finding Average Speed for Pole Position[/url]  Not as easy as you may think

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Name: Introduction to Acceleration with Prius Brake Slamming Example Problem Category: Kinematics Date Added: 21 May 2014  08:52 AM Submitter: Flipping Physics Short Description: None Provided 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 common mistakes students make while solving a simple problem like this. It is important to see what those mistakes are because it helps students avoid them in the future. Content Times: 0:19 The Equation for Acceleration 1:06 The Dimensions for Acceleration 2:18 Acceleration has both Magnitude and Direction 3:00 Reading the Problem 3:15 Video of the Problem 4:29 Translating the Problem to Physics 5:03 Starting to solve the Problem (with mistakes) 5:37 Explaining two mistakes 7:34 Explaining another mistake 10:00 Outtakes (including a basketball dribbling montage) View Video

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This video is an example problem that walks through finding the average speed for the last 2 laps of the 4 lap qualifier for the Indianapolis 500 assuming an average speed for the first 2 laps. It is actually more difficult than it initially appears. Content Times: 0:36 Reading the Problem 1:06 Translating to Physics 3:25 A Visual representation of our Known Values 4:07 Beginning to Solve the Problem 5:27 Finding the Time for Part 1 7:15 Finding the Total Time 9:00 Finding the Time for Part 2 10:15 Finding the Average Speed for Part 2 10:45 A Common Mistake 12:07 The Answer 13:15 A Question about Significant Digits [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/exampleproblemfindingaveragespeedforpolepositionndashnotaseasyasyouthink.html"]Want Lecture Notes?[/url] Next Video: [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/introductiontoaccelerationwithpriusbrakeslammingexampleproblem.html"]Introduction to Acceleration with Prius Brake Slamming Example Problem[/url] Previous Video: [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/understandingandwalkinggraphsofpositionasafunctionoftime.html"]Understanding and Walking Position as a function of Time Graphs[/url]

Name: Finding Average Speed for Pole Position: Example Problem  Not as easy as you may think Category: Kinematics Date Added: 21 May 2014  08:50 AM Submitter: Flipping Physics Short Description: None Provided This video is an example problem that walks through finding the average speed for the last 2 laps of the 4 lap qualifier for the Indianapolis 500 assuming an average speed for the first 2 laps. It is actually more difficult than it initially appears. Content Times: 0:36 Reading the Problem 1:06 Translating to Physics 3:25 A Visual representation of our Known Values 4:07 Beginning to Solve the Problem 5:27 Finding the Time for Part 1 7:15 Finding the Total Time 9:00 Finding the Time for Part 2 10:15 Finding the Average Speed for Part 2 10:45 A Common Mistake 12:07 The Answer 13:15 A Question about Significant Digits View Video

In this lesson we derive that the slope of a position versus time graph is velocity. We also walk through several position as a function of time graphs to understand what they mean. Content Times: 0:34 Position as a function of Time 1:04 Defining Slope 3:04 The Slope of a Position as a function of Time Graph is Velocity 3:43 Defining Position Locations on the Graph 4:37 1st Graph 6:25 2nd Graph 7:25 3rd Graph 9:18 4th Graph [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/understandingandwalkinggraphsofpositionasafunctionoftime.html"]Want Lecture Notes?[/url] Next Video: [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/exampleproblemfindingaveragespeedforpolepositionndashnotaseasyasyouthink.html"]Example Problem: Finding Average Speed for Pole Position  Not as easy as you may think[/url] Previous Video: [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/exampleproblemvelocityandspeedaredifferent.html"]Example Problem: Velocity and Speed are Different[/url]

Name: Understanding and Walking Position as a function of Time Graphs Category: Kinematics Date Added: 21 May 2014  08:48 AM Submitter: Flipping Physics Short Description: None Provided In this lesson we derive that the slope of a position versus time graph is velocity. We also walk through several position as a function of time graphs to understand what they mean. Content Times: 0:34 Position as a function of Time 1:04 Defining Slope 3:04 The Slope of a Position as a function of Time Graph is Velocity 3:43 Defining Position Locations on the Graph 4:37 1st Graph 6:25 2nd Graph 7:25 3rd Graph 9:18 4th Graph View Video

This example problem works shows that Velocity and Speed are different. It also illustrates that Speed is Not Velocity without direction. Content Times: 0:16 Reading the Problem 1:10 Translating the problem to physics 1:53 Part (a) Average Speed 2:57 Part (b) Average Velocity 4:34 Speed is Not Velocity without direction [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/exampleproblemvelocityandspeedaredifferent.html"]Want Lecture Notes?[/url] Next Video: [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/understandingandwalkinggraphsofpositionasafunctionoftime.html"]Understanding and Walking Position as a function of Time Graphs[/url] Previous Video: [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/averagevelocityexampleproblemwiththreevelocities.html"]Average Velocity Example Problem with Three Velocities[/url]

Name: Velocity and Speed are Different: Example Problem Category: Kinematics Date Added: 21 May 2014  08:47 AM Submitter: Flipping Physics Short Description: None Provided This example problem works shows that Velocity and Speed are different. It also illustrates that Speed is Not Velocity without direction. Content Times: 0:16 Reading the Problem 1:10 Translating the problem to physics 1:53 Part (a) Average Speed 2:57 Part ( Average Velocity 4:34 Speed is Not Velocity without direction Want Lecture Notes? Next Video: Understanding and Walking Position as a function of Time Graphs Previous Video: Average Velocity Example Problem with Three Velocities View Video

Average Velocity Example Problem with Three Velocities
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This example problem works through finding the average velocity when we have multiple parts to the givens. It involves splitting the given information into separate parts, finding the total displacement, the total time and then the total average velocity. Content Times: 0:23 Reading the Problem 0:56 Translating the problem to physics 1:47 Splitting the givens into three parts 3:58 A plea to slow down when solving problems 5:13 Putting the givens in to a table 5:53 Beginning to solve the problem 6:59 Solving for the individual displacements 8:39 Finding the total displacement 9:33 Finding the total average velocity 10:58 A incorrect way to solve for average velocity 12:20 Outtakes [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/averagevelocityexampleproblemwiththreevelocities.html"]Want Lecture Notes?[/url] Next Video: [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/exampleproblemvelocityandspeedaredifferent.html"]Example Problem: Velocity and Speed are Different[/url] Previous Video: [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/introductiontovelocityandspeed.html"]Introduction to Velocity and Speed and the differences between the two.[/url] 
Name: Average Velocity Example Problem with Three Velocities Category: Kinematics Date Added: 21 May 2014  08:45 AM Submitter: Flipping Physics Short Description: None Provided This example problem works through finding the average velocity when we have multiple parts to the givens. It involves splitting the given information into separate parts, finding the total displacement, the total time and then the total average velocity. Content Times: 0:23 Reading the Problem 0:56 Translating the problem to physics 1:47 Splitting the givens into three parts 3:58 A plea to slow down when solving problems 5:13 Putting the givens in to a table 5:53 Beginning to solve the problem 6:59 Solving for the individual displacements 8:39 Finding the total displacement 9:33 Finding the total average velocity 10:58 A incorrect way to solve for average velocity 12:20 Outtakes View Video

This video introduces the definition of Velocity. It also walks through a simple, introductory average velocity example problem. At the end it defines speed and discusses the difference between speed and velocity. Content Times: (click to skip to that time) 0:18 Velocity Definition 2:12 Velocity has both Magnitude and Direction 3:06 Example Problem 8:41 Speed Definition 9:15 Differences between Speed and Velocity 11:00 Outtakes [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/introductiontovelocityandspeed.html"]Want Lecture Notes?[/url] Next Video: [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/averagevelocityexampleproblemwiththreevelocities.html"]Average Velocity Example Problem with Three Velocities[/url] Previous Video: [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/introductiontodisplacement.html"]Introduction to Displacement and the Differences Between Displacement and Distance[/url]

Name: Introduction to Velocity and Speed and the differences between the two. Category: Kinematics Date Added: 21 May 2014  08:44 AM Submitter: Flipping Physics Short Description: None Provided This video introduces the definition of Velocity. It also walks through a simple, introductory average velocity example problem. At the end it defines speed and discusses the difference between speed and velocity. Content Times: (click to skip to that time) 0:18 Velocity Definition 2:12 Velocity has both Magnitude and Direction 3:06 Example Problem 8:41 Speed Definition 9:15 Differences between Speed and Velocity 11:00 Outtakes View Video
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