## Elements of Natural Philosophy, Volume 1 |

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The mathematical condition to be expressed in any case of it is simply that the

distance measured along the line from any one point to any other , remains

presents us ...

The mathematical condition to be expressed in any case of it is simply that the

distance measured along the line from any one point to any other , remains

**constant**, however the line be bent . 17. The use of a cord in mechanismpresents us ...

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Since the velocity in ABD is

V ) , and therefore POS is a circle whose b B centre is O. The direction of

acceleration at A is parallel to S the tangent at P , that is , is perpendicular to OP ,

i.e. to ...

Since the velocity in ABD is

**constant**, all the lines OP , 00 , etc. , will be equal ( toV ) , and therefore POS is a circle whose b B centre is O. The direction of

acceleration at A is parallel to S the tangent at P , that is , is perpendicular to OP ,

i.e. to ...

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When a point moves uniformly in a circle of radius R , with velocity V , the whole

acceleration is directed towards the centre , and V2 has the

36 . R 43. With uniform acceleration in the direction of motion , a point describes ...

When a point moves uniformly in a circle of radius R , with velocity V , the whole

acceleration is directed towards the centre , and V2 has the

**constant**value See $36 . R 43. With uniform acceleration in the direction of motion , a point describes ...

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Of course the preceding formulae apply to a

of a projectile moving vertically upwards , by simply giving a a negative sign . 44.

When there is uniform acceleration in a

...

Of course the preceding formulae apply to a

**constant**retardation , as in the caseof a projectile moving vertically upwards , by simply giving a a negative sign . 44.

When there is uniform acceleration in a

**constant**direction , the path described is...

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For the product of this perpendicular and the velocity at any instant gives double

the area described in one second about the fixed point , which has just been

shown to be a

with ...

For the product of this perpendicular and the velocity at any instant gives double

the area described in one second about the fixed point , which has just been

shown to be a

**constant**quantity . Other examples of these principles will be metwith ...

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