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" Every body continues in its state of rest or of uniform motion in a straight line, except in so far as it is compelled by force to change that state. "
Elements of Natural Philosophy - Page 65
by William Thomson Baron Kelvin, Peter Guthrie Tait - 1873 - 279 pages
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Hand-books of Natural Philosophy and Astronomy: Mechanics

Dionysius Lardner - Physics - 1877
...viribns imprcssis cogitnr 1statum suum mature Everg bodg muM •:nntinw. in its state of rest or nf uniform motion in a straight line,, except in so far as it mag be compelled by impressed farces to change that state. SECOND LAW. Mutationem motus proportionalem...
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The elements of dynamics, mechanics

James Andrew Blaikie - 1878
...them, are in accordance in every case with the observed event. 30. First Law of Motion.—Every body continues in its state, of rest or of uniform motion in a straight line, except in so far as it is compelled by forces to change that state. If we propel a curling-stone along a horizontal surface...
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The elements of dynamics, mechanics

James Andrew Blaikie - 1879
...acts, and whose length is proportional to the magnitude of the force. 26. First Law of Motion. — Every body continues in its state of rest or of uniform...motion in a straight line, except in so far as it is compelled by forces to change that state. The meaning of this law will be seen by considering the...
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Elementary Treatise on Natural Philosophy, Volume 1

Augustin Privat-Deschanel - Electricity - 1880
...velocity. This is Newton's first law of motion, and is stated by him in the following terms: — " Every body continues in its state of rest or of uniform...motion in a straight line, except in so far as it is compelled by impressed forces to change that state." The tendency to continue in a state of rest...
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Elementary Treatise on Natural Philosophy, Part 4

Augustin Privat-Deschanel - Physics - 1880 - 1069 pages
...velocity. This is Newton's first law of motion, and is stated by him in the following terms: — " Every body continues in its state of rest or of uniform...motion in a straight line, except in so far as it is compelled by impressed forces to change that state." The tendency to. continue in a state of rest...
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The Popular Science Monthly, Volume 17

Science - 1880
...from a brief consideration of his simple statement of the laws of motion. The first of these laws is : Every body continues in its state of rest or of uniform...motion in a straight line, except in so far 'as it is compelled by impressed forces to change that state." Thus Professor Tait quotes, and fully approves,...
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Elementary introduction to practical mechanics

Sir John Francis Twisden - 1880 - 339 pages
...motion. They are three in number and, with the illustrations he added to them, are as follows : — 1. Every body continues in its state of rest or of uniform motion in a straight line, except so far as it is compelled by impressed forces to change its state. Projectiles continue in their state...
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The Popular Science Monthly, Volume 17

Science - 1880
...statement of the laws of motion. The first of these laws is : Every body contimies in its state of rest or of uniform motion in a straight line, except in so far as it is compelled by impressed forces to change that state.'1'' Thus Professor Tait quotes, and fully approves,...
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Mathematical Formulae: For the Use of Candidates Preparing for the Army ...

R. M. Milburn - Mathematics - 1880 - 100 pages
...sides. 21. Laws of Motion, as enunciated by Newton. I. Every body will continue in its state of rest or of uniform motion in a straight line, except in so far as it is compelled by impressed force to change that state. II. Change of motion is proportional to the impressed...
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University extension scheme. [2 editions of E.J.C. Morton's introductory ...

Edward John C. Morton - 1880
...air to be heavy. 4. The Laws of Motion are — * I. Every body perseveres in its state of rest, or of uniform motion in a straight line, except in so far as it is compelled to change that state by forces impressed on it. II. Change of motion is proportioned to...
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