An introduction to the physics of space flight MP4 | Video: AVC 1280x720 | Audio: AAC 44KHz 2ch | Duration: 7.5 Hours | Lec: 53 | 928 MB Genre: eLearning | Language: English
Topic 9.2 Space from the NSW HSC physics syllabus
If you are curious about the physics underlying space flight, from launch to re entry, you will find this course of interest.
This course covers all dot points of the Space Topic (9.2) from the New South Wales Higher School Certificate Physics Syllabus.
The course covers the basics of gravity, gravitational potential energy, projectile motion, launching into space, uniform circular motion, orbiting the Earth and other bodies, geostationary and low Earth orbit satellites, re-entry into the Earth's atmosphere and special relativity.
Topics are covered from a mathematical, theoretical and historical perspective.
For high school students this course will help with your study of Higher School Certificate Physics, or any similar Physics course you are studying, assist Physics teachers by providing lesson ideas and content, and provide an introductory level understanding of the physics of space flight for anyone interested in the subject.