Newton's Laws in 2 and 3 Dimensions
Lecture no. 10 from the course: Physics and Our Universe
Taught by Professor Richard Wolfson | 29 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course
Consider Newton's laws in cases of two and three dimensions. For example, how fast does a rollercoaster have to travel at the top of a loop to keep passengers from falling out? Is there a force pushing passengers up as the coaster reaches the top of its arc? The answer may surprise you.