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ERIC Number: EJ820831
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007-Oct
Pages: 4
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 13
ISSN: ISSN-0021-9584
E = mc[superscript 2]: An Intuitive Derivation
Leary, James J.; Ingham, William H.
Journal of Chemical Education, v84 n10 p1651-1654 Oct 2007
Einstein's famous equation E = mc[superscript 2] is derived by utilizing a thought experiment that can be easily understood by any serious student of chemistry. (Contains 3 figures and 2 notes.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education
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Language: English
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