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Community of Practice for Mechanics
in Engineering

Projectiles

Projectile motion is one of the most common curvilinear motions and is a good starting point for learning kinematics of particles. Through a simple animated example of cannon hitting targets, the user learns the concepts of projectile-related topics covering rectangular coordinates (x-y) and normal and tangential coordinates (n-t).

Category:
Dynamics
Topics Covered:
Projectile motion
Academic in charge:
A/Prof. G. Prusty / A/Prof. Robin Ford