P02-02 Newton's 1st Law

P02-02 Newton's 1st Law


This describes how the concept of inertia was turned into a law.

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I have a couple of videos, but there are also some more resources for you to help.  Take a look at the (short) videos from the book's author.

Newton's 1st Law

Mass and Inertia

Author's Description of Newton's 1st Law

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Tablecloth Trick

Source: (c) 2016 Pearson

Toilet Paper Roll

Source: (c) 2016 Pearson

Inertia of a Cylinder

Source: (c) 2016 Pearson

Inertia of an Anvil

Source: (c) 2016 Pearson