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Kinetic energy and elastic potential energy as functions of time graphs for a horizontal massspring system in simple harmonic motion are demonstrated. Conservation of energy is shown. Want Lecture Notes? This is an AP Physics 1 topic. Content Times: 0:12 The positions 0:40 Kinetic energy 1:49 Elastic potential energy 2:44 Total mechanical energy 5:10 Including friction Next Video: Demonstrating Position, Velocity, and Acceleration of a MassSpring System Multilingual? Please help translate Flipping Physics videos! Previous Video: Simple Harmonic Motion  Gra

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The mechanical energy of a satellite in circular orbit is solved for in terms of universal gravitational potential energy. And the velocity of the satellite is compared to escape velocity. Want Lecture Notes? This is an AP Physics 1 topic. Content Times: 0:14 Types of mechanical energy of a satellite 1:21 Solving for the velocity of a satellite in circular orbit 2:34 Solving for the mechanical energy of a satellite 3:31 Comparing satellite velocity to escape velocity Next Video: Impulse for Two Objects being Attracted to One Another Multilingual? Please help translate

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Name: Mechanical Energy of a Satellite in Circular Orbit Category: Circular Motion & Gravity Date Added: 20180304 Submitter: Flipping Physics The mechanical energy of a satellite in circular orbit is solved for in terms of universal gravitational potential energy. And the velocity of the satellite is compared to escape velocity. Want Lecture Notes? This is an AP Physics 1 topic. Content Times: 0:14 Types of mechanical energy of a satellite 1:21 Solving for the velocity of a satellite in circular orbit 2:34 Solving for the mechanical energy of a satellite 3:31 Comparing

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Escape velocity is defined and illustrated. The escape velocity of planet Earth is derived. Want Lecture Notes? This is an AP Physics 1 topic. Content Times: 0:07 Translating the problem 0:42 Defining escape velocity 1:43 Conservation of mechanical energy 3:22 Initial and final mechanical energies 5:38 The escape velocity of planet Earth 6:19 Relating this to binding energy Next Video: Mechanical Energy of a Satellite in Circular Orbit Multilingual? Please help translate Flipping Physics videos! Previous Video: Deriving the Binding Energy of a Planet Plea

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Name: Deriving Escape Velocity of Planet Earth Category: Circular Motion & Gravity Date Added: 20180225 Submitter: Flipping Physics Escape velocity is defined and illustrated. The escape velocity of planet Earth is derived. Want Lecture Notes? This is an AP Physics 1 topic. Content Times: 0:07 Translating the problem 0:42 Defining escape velocity 1:43 Conservation of mechanical energy 3:22 Initial and final mechanical energies 5:38 The escape velocity of planet Earth 6:19 Relating this to binding energy Next Video: Mechanical Energy of a Satellite in Circular O

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Deriving the Binding Energy of a Planet
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Binding energy of a planet is defined and derived. Want Lecture Notes? This is an AP Physics 1 topic. Content Times: 0:21 Defining binding energy 0:48 Proving change in gravitational potential energy equals work done by force applied 3:03 Universal gravitational potential energy 3:39 The binding energy of a planet 5:16 An alternate way of solving this problem Next Video: Deriving Escape Velocity of Planet Earth Multilingual? Please help translate Flipping Physics videos! Previous Video: Universal Gravitational Potential Energy Introduction Please support me
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Name: Deriving the Binding Energy of a Planet Category: Circular Motion & Gravity Date Added: 20180218 Submitter: Flipping Physics Binding energy of a planet is defined and derived. Want Lecture Notes? This is an AP Physics 1 topic. Content Times: 0:21 Defining binding energy 0:48 Proving change in gravitational potential energy equals work done by force applied 3:03 Universal gravitational potential energy 3:39 The binding energy of a planet 5:16 An alternate way of solving this problem Next Video: Deriving Escape Velocity of Planet Earth Multilingual? Plea

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Universal Gravitational Potential Energy is introduced and graphed. It is compared to the force of gravity. And the “zero line” is defined. Want Lecture Notes? This is an AP Physics 1 topic. Content Times: 0:11 “Normal” gravitational potential energy 1:33 Gravitational fields 2:22 Universal Gravitational Potential Energy Equation 3:07 Comparing gravitational potential energy to force of gravity 4:12 Graphing Universal Gravitational Potential Energy 5:35 The “zero line” for universal gravitational potential energy 6:05 Can universal gravitational potential energy ever be po

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Name: Universal Gravitational Potential Energy Introduction Category: Circular Motion & Gravity Date Added: 20180212 Submitter: Flipping Physics Universal Gravitational Potential Energy is introduced and graphed. It is compared to the force of gravity. And the “zero line” is defined. Want Lecture Notes? This is an AP Physics 1 topic. Content Times: 0:11 “Normal” gravitational potential energy 1:33 Gravitational fields 2:22 Universal Gravitational Potential Energy Equation 3:07 Comparing gravitational potential energy to force of gravity 4:12 Graphing Universal Gravita

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Calculus based review of Universal Gravitation including Newton’s Universal Law of Gravitation, solving for the acceleration due to gravity in a constant gravitational field, universal gravitational potential energy, graphing universal gravitational potential energy between an object and the Earth, three example problems (binding energy, escape velocity and orbital energy), and Kepler’s three laws. For the calculus based AP Physics C mechanics exam. Want Lecture Notes? At 6:01 this video addresses an error in the Universal Gravitational Potential Energy Graph from the video's previous i

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Name: AP Physics C: Universal Gravitation Review (Mechanics) Category: Oscillations & Gravity Date Added: 20171222 Submitter: Flipping Physics Calculus based review of Universal Gravitation including Newton’s Universal Law of Gravitation, solving for the acceleration due to gravity in a constant gravitational field, universal gravitational potential energy, graphing universal gravitational potential energy between an object and the Earth, three example problems (binding energy, escape velocity and orbital energy), and Kepler’s three laws. For the calculus based AP Physics C mechanics

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Calculus based review of work done by constant and nonconstant forces, Hooke’s Law, Work and Energy equations in isolated and nonisolated systems, kinetic energy, gravitational potential energy, elastic potential energy, conservative vs. nonconservative forces, conservation of mechanical energy, power, neutral, stable, and unstable equilibrium. For the calculus based AP Physics C mechanics exam. Want Lecture Notes? Content Times: 0:11 Work done by a constant force 2:25 Work done by a nonconstant force 3:58 Force of a Spring (Hooke’s Law) 4:52 Calculating the work done by the

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Name: AP Physics C: Work, Energy, and Power Review (Mechanics) Category: Work Energy & Power Date Added: 20170330 Submitter: Flipping Physics Calculus based review of work done by constant and nonconstant forces, Hooke’s Law, Work and Energy equations in isolated and nonisolated systems, kinetic energy, gravitational potential energy, elastic potential energy, conservative vs. nonconservative forces, conservation of mechanical energy, power, neutral, stable, and unstable equilibrium. For the calculus based AP Physics C mechanics exam. Want Lecture Notes? Content Times: 0:11

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Mr. Fullerton of APlusPhysics makes a guest appearance as a floating head to help us learn about Elastic Potential Energy. Several examples of objects which store elastic potential energy are shown and one example of stored elastic potential energy is calculated. Want Lecture Notes? This is an AP Physics 1 topic. Content Times: 0:01 Defining Elastic Potential Energy 1:38 The equation for Elastic Potential Energy 2:08 Defining the Spring Constant 3:27 Elastic Potential Energy stored in a rubber band (Mr. Fullerton’s entrance). 3:39 Showing equilibrium p

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?

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Ian Terry, winner of Big Brother 14, makes a special appearance to help us learn about Conservation of Mechanical Energy. See several demonstrations and understand when mechanical energy is conserved. Want Lecture Notes? This is an AP Physics 1 topic. Content Times: 0:01 Reviewing the three different types of mechanical energy 0:23 Mr. Terry drops an object for our first demonstration 0:58 Calculating Kinetic Energy and Gravitational Potential Energy 2:53 Mechanical energy data table 3:37 Conservation of mechanical energy graph 5:10 When is mechanical

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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 eq

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Name: Introduction to Conservation of Mechanical Energy with Demonstrations Category: Work, Energy, Power Date Added: 20151218 Submitter: Flipping Physics Ian Terry, winner of Big Brother 14, makes a special appearance to help us learn about Conservation of Mechanical Energy. See several demonstrations and understand when mechanical energy is conserved. Want Lecture Notes? This is an AP Physics 1 topic. Content Times: 0:01 Reviewing the three different types of mechanical energy 0:23 Mr. Terry drops an object for our first demonstration 0:58 Calculating Kinetic

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Mini mr.p helps you learn about Gravitational Potential Energy with examples of different zero line locations. Want Lecture Notes? This is an AP Physics 1 topic. Content Times: 0:08 Defining Gravitational Potential Energy 1:37 Shrinking mr.p 2:09 Zero Line #1 2:47 Zero Line #2 3:25 Zero Line #3 4:41 Typical locations of the zero line 5:06 Determining the units for Gravitational Potential Energy Next Video: Introduction to Elastic Potential Energy with Examples Multilingual? Please help translate Flipping Physics videos! Previous Video: Introduction to Kineti

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Name: Introduction to Elastic Potential Energy with Examples Category: Work, Energy, Power Date Added: 20161103 Submitter: Flipping Physics Mr. Fullerton of APlusPhysics makes a guest appearance as a floating head to help us learn about Elastic Potential Energy. Several examples of objects which store elastic potential energy are shown and one example of stored elastic potential energy is calculated. Want Lecture Notes? This is an AP Physics 1 topic. Content Times: 0:01 Defining Elastic Potential Energy 1:38 The equation for Elastic Potential Energy 2:08 De

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Name: Introduction to Gravitational Potential Energy with Zero Line Examples Category: Work, Energy, Power Date Added: 20151207 Submitter: Flipping Physics Mini mr.p helps you learn about Gravitational Potential Energy with examples of different zero line locations. Want Lecture Notes? This is an AP Physics 1 topic. Content Times: 0:08 Defining Gravitational Potential Energy 1:37 Shrinking mr.p 2:09 Zero Line #1 2:47 Zero Line #2 3:25 Zero Line #3 4:41 Typical locations of the zero line 5:06 Determining the units for Gravitational Potential Energy Next Video: Int

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Review of the Universal Gravitation topics covered in the AP Physics 1 curriculum. Want [url="http://www.flippingphysics.com/ap1gravitationreview.html"]Lecture Notes[/url]? Content Times: 0:14 Newtonâ€™s Universal Law of Gravitation 1:20 When to use the Two Force of Gravity equations 1:52 Solving for the acceleration due to gravity 2:45 Local and Global Gravitational Fields 3:34 Orbiting Satellite Example 5:03 Universal Gravitational Potential Energy 6:19 Why Universal Gravitational Potential Energy is less than or equal to zero 7:47 Must have two objects for gravitational potent

Why humans are the best distance runners
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In my last post I highlighted some of the incredible things that distance runners are able to do, including very long runs at altitude (lower oxygen) and in extreme conditions. But what allows these people to do these kinds of things? The short answer is training. With enough training almost anyone (for the most part excluding the very elderly) could finish an ultra marathon. But why is this? The answer lies in the fact that humans are better adapted to run for long distances than any other animal on the planet. First of all, humans are bipedal meaning that we move around on two feet, and whil
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Everyone likes trampolines. But how do they even work? It's all about energy, and at the same time, proves Newton's laws of motion. Potential energy (PE) and kinetic energy (KE) are the reason trampolines allow you to jump higher than you can on flat ground. One type of potential energy that is involved with trampolines is the potential energy stored in springs. Another type of energy is gravitational potential energy. There is also kinetic energy because you are moving. The equation that connects potential and kinetic energy to find total energy (E) is: E=PE+KE+Q The total energy of th
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