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Authored by: Robert Splinter

Illustrated Encyclopedia of Applied and Engineering Physics, Volume 1 A–G

Print publication date:  December  2016
Online publication date:  December  2016

Print ISBN: 9781498740784
eBook ISBN: 9780203731543
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[general] force (F) is the product of the net acceleration (a = ∂v/∂t, rate of change in velocity [v] with respect to time [t]) of an object with its mass m (see Figure F.1).


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