Physics Course/Non Linear Motion

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Non Linear Motion[edit]

Non Linear Motion refers to any non straight line motion with changing direction


For any Non Linear Motion can be represented mathematically as a function of speed in time, v(t) then

  • Speed
v = v(t)
  • Accelleration
  • Distance
  • Force
  • Work Done
  • Energy


Characteristics Symbol Calculus Equation
Speed v
Accelleration a
Distance s
Force F
Work W
Pressure P
Impulse Fm
Momentum mv
Energy E