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H1D. Sports/Dance/Exercise Science – performance and technique

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Physics Topics Human Applications Student Guide Details
Modeling Your Motion When Jumping
acceleration
kinematics of vertical jumping
The Jumping Human: Projectile Motion
projectile motion
human jumping
Modeling Your Motion When Airborne
projectile motion
diving
Storing Energy in Your Muscles

work with position-dependent force, elastic modulus

energetics of jumping

Let's get moving

kinetic energy, work-energy theorem

force and work involved in a shot put

Some Things Never Change

conservation of mechanical energy

energetics of pole vault

Horsing Around: Defining Power
power
human power production
Putting the Shot
work with position-dependent forces
energetics of throwing objects
Crash landing
impulse, impulse-momentum theorem
human jumping in terms of impulse, car crashes
         


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