A

David

Darling

CLASSICAL MECHANICS

  • absolute space and time
  • acceleration
  • acceleration due to gravity
  • action
  • action at a distance
  • angular acceleration
  • angular momentum
  • angular velocity
  • Archimedes' principle

  • ballistics
  • buoyancy

  • celestial mechanics
  • center of gravity
  • center of mass
  • circular motion
  • centrifugal force
  • centripetal force
  • circular velocity
  • classical theory
  • coefficient of friction
  • conservation law
  • conservation of mass and energy
  • conservation of momentum
  • Coriolis effect
  • couple

  • D'Alembert's principle
  • damping
  • degrees of freedom
  • deterministic system
  • dimensional analysis
  • dimensionality
  • displacement
  • dynamical method
  • dynamics

  • efficiency of a machine
  • elastic collision
  • energy
  • engine
  • equatorial bulge
  • equilibrium
  • equipotential surface
  • escape velocity

  • flotation
  • fluid mechanics
  • force
  • Foucault pendulum
  • friction
  • fulcrum

  • gravity

  • hole-through-the-Earth problem
  • hydraulics
  • hydrodynamics
  • hydrostatics

  • implosion
  • impulse
  • inclined plane
  • inelastic collision
  • inertia
  • inertial force
  • inertial reference frame

  • Kepler's laws of planetary motion
  • kinematics
  • kinetic energy

  • lever

  • machine
  • many-body problem
  • mass
  • matter
  • mechanical advantage
  • mechanics
  • moment
  • moment of inertia
  • momentum

  • Newtonian mechanics
  • Newton's law of gravity
  • Newton's laws of motion

  • parallelogram of forces
  • parallelogram of velocities
  • Pascal's law
  • pendulum
  • period
  • perpetual motion
  • plug-hole vortex
  • potential difference
  • potential energy
  • power
  • precession
  • pressure
  • projectile
  • pulley

  • radius of gyration
  • radial velocity
  • rotation
  • rotation period

  • screw
  • simple harmonic motion
  • simple machine
  • siphon
  • speed
  • spring
  • stable equilibrium
  • statics
  • Stokes' law
  • strain
  • stress

  • torque
  • torsion
  • translatory motion
  • transverse velocity
  • two-body problem

  • velocity
  • velocity ratio
  • vibration

  • weight
  • wheel
  • work