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Falling Bodies

Falling Bodies

This video explores the factors that affect the downward motion of an object in freefall.

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Key learning points:

  • If there is no air resistance, the force of gravity gives all objects the same acceleration.
  • On Earth, this acceleration is 10 m/s2.
  • If there is no air resistance, the acceleration of a falling object will be the same as the gravitational field strength.

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