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published by the University of New South Wales
written by Joe Wolfe
This web page provides a multimedia introduction to Newton's laws.  It includes topics such as inertial and non-inertial frames, relative motion, forces, mass, acceleration, and a few examples demonstrating Newton's laws.  Short video clips, still images, graphs, and diagrams are integrated with text to promote understanding of important concepts.  

This tutorial is part of the PhysClip collection of web-based resources on introductory mechanics, electricity, and magnetism.
Subjects Levels Resource Types
Motion, Forces, and Energy
- Applications of Newton's Laws
- Newton's First Law
- Newton's Second Law
- Newton's Third Law
- Relative Motion
- Lower Undergraduate
- High School
- Informal Education
- Upper Undergraduate
- Collection
- Instructional Material
= Curriculum support
= Simulation
= Tutorial
- Audio/Visual
= Illustration
= Image/Image Set
= Movie/Animation
Intended Users Formats Ratings
- Learners
- Educators
- General Publics
- text/html
- application/flash
- image/gif
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Access Rights: Free access
Restriction: © 2007 School of Physics, University of New South Wales, Australia
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 2.5 Australia License.
Keywords: inertial reference frame, multimedia, newton's laws, non-inertial reference frame, relative motion
Record Cloner: Metadata instance created March 9, 2009 by Alea Smith
Record Updated: Mar 16, 2010 by Lyle Barbato
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September 10, 2007
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AIP Format
J. Wolfe, (University of New South Wales, Sydney, 2007), WWW Document, (http://www.animations.physics.unsw.edu.au/jw/Newton.htm).
AJP/PRST-PER
J. Wolfe, Physclips: Newton's laws: Background and limitations, (University of New South Wales, Sydney, 2007), <http://www.animations.physics.unsw.edu.au/jw/Newton.htm>.
APA Format
Wolfe, J. (2007, September 10). Physclips: Newton's laws: Background and limitations. Retrieved October 2, 2014, from University of New South Wales: http://www.animations.physics.unsw.edu.au/jw/Newton.htm
Chicago Format
Wolfe, Joe. Physclips: Newton's laws: Background and limitations. Sydney: University of New South Wales, September 10, 2007. http://www.animations.physics.unsw.edu.au/jw/Newton.htm (accessed 2 October 2014).
MLA Format
Wolfe, Joe. Physclips: Newton's laws: Background and limitations. Sydney: University of New South Wales, 2007. 10 Sep. 2007. 2 Oct. 2014 <http://www.animations.physics.unsw.edu.au/jw/Newton.htm>.
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@misc{ Author = "Joe Wolfe", Title = {Physclips: Newton's laws: Background and limitations}, Publisher = {University of New South Wales}, Volume = {2014}, Number = {2 October 2014}, Month = {September 10, 2007}, Year = {2007} }
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