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written by Tom Henderson
This resource features well-organized text explanations alongside algebraic equations and animations to help users form a better understanding of gravitational interactions. Multiple short problems and tables are employed to illustrate the universal nature of gravitational attraction. This item is part of Physics Classroom, a larger collection of tutorials for beginning high school physics students.
NSES Content Standards
Con.B: Physical Science
This resource is part of a Physics Front Topical Unit.
Topic: Dynamics: Forces and Motion
Unit Title: The Universal Law of Gravitation
This resource features well-organized text explanations alongside equations in a concept-building format for understanding gravitational interactions. Short problems and tables provide a concrete approach to helping learners grasp the universal nature of gravitational attraction so that formulas make sense.Link to Unit:
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