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WFU Physics Lecture Demonstrations

Dump Truck on a Moving Sheet

PIRA 1C10.10

Image:

Photo of Demo

Description:

A toy dump truck creeps along with constant velocity V. Now pull the sheet at constant velocity U. The bulldozer now is moving at U + V.

Recipe and
Location:

Dump Truck
Sheet

Video:

Streaming Video:

None

MPG Video:

None

Real Video:

None

Notes:

none at this time

 

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