# 2: Concepts from Classical Mechanics


Before we discuss quantum mechanics we need to consider some concepts of classical mechanics, which are fundamental to our understanding of quantum mechanics.

This page titled 2: Concepts from Classical Mechanics is shared under a CC BY-NC-SA 2.0 license and was authored, remixed, and/or curated by Niels Walet via source content that was edited to the style and standards of the LibreTexts platform; a detailed edit history is available upon request.