## Of Motion: An Elementary Treatise |

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acceleration produced apse axes axis balls center of force chord circle co-ordinates complete oscillation conic section considered constant acceleration cos˛ curve cycloid described determine the motion Differential Calculus direction of motion ds dt dt˛ dx dy earth's elastic ellipse equal equation fixed point focus force acting geometrical horizontal hyperbola idea impact impulse inclined plane initial direction initial position initial velocity initially at rest instant under consideration latus rectum Law of Motion material bodies measure moving point negative NEWTON obtained Octavo orbit origin parabola parallelogram particle path perpendicular point be moving quantity of matter radius vector Second Edition Sermons shew sin˛ space passed Statics straight line string supposed tangent tion Treatise Trinity College units of space University of Cambridge v'cos v₁ velocity acquired vertex vertical vis viva weight whence ᏧᎾ

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