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ERIC Number: EJ938135
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2005-Mar
Pages: 5
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 0
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0746-8342
Another Broken Symmetry
Groetsch, C. W.
College Mathematics Journal, v36 n2 p109-113 Mar 2005
Resistance destroys symmetry. In this note, a graphical exploration serves as a guide to a rigorous elementary proof of a specific asymmetry in the trajectory of a point projectile in a medium offering linear resistance.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education
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Language: English
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