PHYS 200 - Lecture 5 - Work-Energy Theorem and Law of Conservation of Energy

Lecture 5 - Work-Energy Theorem and Law of Conservation of Energy

Overview

The lecture begins with a review of the loop-the-loop problem. Professor Shankar then reviews basic terminology in relation to work, kinetic energy and potential energy. He then goes on to define the Work-Energy Theorem. Finally, the Law of Conservation of Energy is discussed and demonstrated with specific examples.

Resources

Assignment

Wolfson and Pasachoff, Physics with Modern Physics, chapter 7.

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