PHYS 201 - Lecture 5 - The Electric Potential and Conservation of Energy

Lecture 5 - The Electric Potential and Conservation of Energy

Overview

The law of conservation of energy is reviewed using examples drawn from Newtonian mechanics. The work-energy theorem is derived from first principles and used to initiate a discussion of the vector calculus underlying the law of conservation of energy.

Resources

Assignment

Problem Set 2

Course Media

Transcript

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Audio

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