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01. Model Specifies

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    For our third pass through the study of mechanics, we will finally allow forces to vary in both magnitude and direction. Peeling away this approximation requires us to utilize a new mathematical tool, calculus. We will still, however, require the following two approximations.

    The object's size and shape are unimportant.

    The object is classical.

    Paul D’Alessandris (Monroe Community College)

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