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Circular motion Motion of a particle in a horizontal or vertical circle.
Differential equations Applications up to second order equations.
Dynamics of a particle (1) Newton’s Laws of Motion.
Dynamics of a particle (2) Applications of Hooke’s Law. Motion under time dependent forces. Work, energy, gravitational potential and kinetic energy. Conservation of energy – Work energy Principle.
Friction Laws of friction. Coefficient of friction. Limiting friction.
Impulsive tension in strings Motion of connected particles involving impulse.
Momentum and impulse Conservation of momentum. Newton’s Experimental Law for the impact of two bodies and a body and a plane.
Motion under gravity Motion under gravity in two dimensions.
Rectilinear equations Formation and solution of equations of motion in which velocity and acceleration are functions of time.
Rectilinear motion (1) Rectilinear motion, Motion under uniform acceleration. Vertical motion under gravity.
Rectilinear motion (2) Formation and solution of simple equations of motion in which velocity or acceleration is given as a function of time.
SHM Simple Harmonic Motion
Statics (1) Composition of forces. Equilibrium of a particle under coplanar forces. Moment of forces and applications. Centre of mass of uniform lamina.
Statics (2) Equilibrium of a single rigid body under the action of coplanar forces where the forces are not all parallel.
Vectors in 2 and 3 dimensions Applications to displacement, velocity and acceleration of objects. Component vectors and scalar product.
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