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Acceleration and force

Acceleration and force
Key Info
  • Acceleration and force
  • Duration: 01:16
  • Acceleration or increasing speed is demonstrated when a constant force is applied to an object. The presenter demonstrates how the speed of a truck increases as she applies a constant pulling force. The truck continues to accelerate as long as the force is applied.
  • Subject:



    Phys: Forces - Motion

  • Keywords: linear motion, speed, acceleration, force
Ideas for use in class
  • Application of acceleration calculations.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 4x3

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