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Unit: Centripetal force and gravitation

Why are you sticking to your chair (ignoring the spilled glue)? Why does the earth orbit the sun (or does it)? How high could I throw my dog on the moon? Gravitation defines our everyday life and the structure of the universe. This tutorial will introduce it to you in the Newtonian sense.

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