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Air resistance, dimensional analysis confusion
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pjordan
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Dec6-12, 02:12 PM
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good point, I had assumed k to be unit-less, but its units are kg/sec (
http://oregonstate.edu/instruct/mth2...02/resist.html
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so F=kv would have the same dimension as F=ma. thanks!