## Of Motion; an elementary treatise1859 |

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**measure**of any velocity 6. Transformation of the**measure**of a velocity to other units of space and time 7. The signs + and - · indicating the direction of a velocity 8. The parallelogram of velocities 9. The parallelepiped of velocities ... Page viii

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**measure**of a velocity or acceleration . PAGE 14 ib . · 15 ib . 16 • 17 19 CHAPTER III . OF THE MOTION OF A POINT AFFECTED BY A CONSTANT ACCELERA- TION , THE DIRECTION OF WHICH IS ALWAYS THE SAME . 38. Rectilinear motion at2 39 . 8 = 2 ... Page ix

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**measuring**the tendency to proceed in a straight line ib . CHAPTER V. OF MATTER AND FORCE . 91. New class of ideas , formed upon experiment . · 49 92. Distinction between material and immaterial things , by the possession of ... Page xi

... 80 ib . . 81 84 85 335 CHAPTER IX . OF IMPULSES AND COLLISION OF PARTICLES . 151 .

... 80 ib . . 81 84 85 335 CHAPTER IX . OF IMPULSES AND COLLISION OF PARTICLES . 151 .

**Measure**of an impulse 154. Elasticity 155. Collision of two inelastic balls 87 88 ib . ART . 156. No momentum lost by the impact 157. CONTENTS . xj. Page 1

... time is constant , and inversely as the time when the space is constant , i.e. if v be the

... time is constant , and inversely as the time when the space is constant , i.e. if v be the

**measure**of the velocity with which a moving point describes a space s in a time t , v∞ . S t ' L. B 4. If , with the unit of velocity , a.### Other editions - View all

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acceleration produced apse axes axis balls called center of force circle complete oscillation conic section considered constant acceleration cos² curve cycloid d²r d²x described determine the motion Differential Calculus direction of motion distance ds dt dt dt dt dt² dx dy elastic ellipse equal equation experiments fixed point force acting geometrical h²C horizontal hyperbola idea impact impulse inclined plane initial direction initial position initial velocity initially at rest latus rectum Law of Motion mass material bodies measure moving point NEWTON obtained orbit parabola parallelogram particle path perpendicular point be moving quantity of matter radius vector Second Edition semi-latus rectum shew sin² 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