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Physics Topics Human Applications Student Guide Details
Bending, Stretching, and Jumping
work, kinetic energy, spring pe, gravitational pe, mechancal energy
walking, running
Storing Energy in Your Muscles

work with position-dependent force, elastic modulus

energetics of jumping

This is a lot of work

definition of work for constant force

scale of work done by human

What's your potential?
gravitational potential energy
renewable energy

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
What a drag!
work-energy with non-conservative forces
scale of work done by humans

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