Kalman, Calvin S. (2011) On the Concept of Force: A Comment on Lopes Coelho. Science & Education, 20 (1). pp. 67-69. ISSN 0926-7220
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Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11191-010-9284-5
This article presents a supplement to Coelho’s excellent article concerning the definition of force by first defining mass and then momentum. Replacing force with the concept of a field is also briefly noted.
|Divisions:||Concordia University > Faculty of Arts and Science > Physics|
|Authors:||Kalman, Calvin S.|
|Journal or Publication:||Science & Education|
|Deposited By:||DANIELLE DENNIE|
|Deposited On:||22 Mar 2011 10:48|
|Last Modified:||22 Mar 2011 10:48|
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