Threads Tagged with conservative Thread / Thread Starter Last Post Replies Views I see how our line integral is a method for calculating work along a path by taking infinitesimally small 'slices' of... Y 03:06 PM mesa 13 342 Calculus & Beyond Homework 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data Show F=<3x^2y-y^2,x^3-2xy> is conservative. Find a... Dec11-13 10:10 AM vanhees71 9 223 Calculus & Beyond Homework 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data You are lifting a chain straight up at a constant... Dec10-13 09:30 PM Simon Bridge 3 474 Introductory Physics Homework What is the difference between path independence and a conservative vector field? It seems like both definitions... Nov9-13 06:19 AM vanhees71 4 391 Calculus 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data The problem basically asked me to check if a given force... Nov4-13 10:27 PM Trade 4 592 Introductory Physics Homework 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data Consider two identical objects released from rest high... Oct8-13 06:31 PM UltrafastPED 1 642 Introductory Physics Homework 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data Verify the following force field is conservative. F =... Oct8-13 05:57 PM perishingtardi 4 429 Advanced Physics Homework h1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data Evaluate ∫xy|dr| over the path given by x=t^3, y=t^2,... Aug1-13 02:16 PM Jaqsan 2 396 Calculus & Beyond Homework Can you tell me more about Non Conservative Forces? In non conservative forces like friction work done is dependent on... Jun22-13 02:43 AM voko 5 328 Introductory Physics Homework This isn't homework. I'm reviewing calculus and basic physics after many years of neglect. I want to show that a... Jun15-13 01:53 AM inkliing 2 485 Calculus Conservative force like gravitational force has direction. Non conservative force like frictional force has no... May21-13 02:41 AM Outrageous 6 1,053 General Physics I have a general understanding of what a conservative force is. I am wondering if its possible to confuse a non... May1-13 02:35 AM Paintjunkie 0 331 Classical Physics So for a force to be conservative it can only depend on position and the work as to be the same for all paths. The... Apr26-13 11:06 PM Dick 5 387 Advanced Physics Homework what are the properties of conservative force? Apr15-13 07:29 AM Doc Al 1 325 General Physics 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data n/a 2. Relevant equations ∇ x F = 0 ∂Q/∂x =... Apr8-13 05:40 PM SammyS 4 285 Calculus & Beyond Homework Can work also be the transformation of energy? For instance, an object in free fall goes from an initial height (that... Apr8-13 12:45 AM Drakkith 7 522 General Physics My question is can work be the transformation of potential energy to kinetic energy ( assuming no energy is lost)? I... Apr7-13 09:29 PM mcnealymt 10 291 Introductory Physics Homework 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data 1) Show that ##\underline{a} = \underline{r} f(r)## is... Apr1-13 03:56 PM CAF123 22 711 Calculus & Beyond Homework 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data Look below. 2. Relevant equations So my book... Feb21-13 01:46 PM vela 2 325 Advanced Physics Homework I read in a book that if the constraint forces do work, the system is conservative, else it's nonconservative. In that... Feb11-13 06:19 AM mickybob 4 496 Classical Physics 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data Given a conservative force with the Force given as... Jan24-13 10:07 PM LCKurtz 3 361 Calculus & Beyond Homework 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data Having issues determining what I am doing wrong, so... Jan10-13 11:33 AM sandy.bridge 3 346 Calculus & Beyond Homework 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data F(x,y,z) = <2xy + ze^xz, x^2 +ze^yz, xe^xz + ye^yz +... Dec2-12 05:34 PM ahhppull 1 388 Calculus & Beyond Homework 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data Find the work done by a force F = ix^2y^3 + jx^3y^2... Nov25-12 12:23 AM haruspex 7 630 Introductory Physics Homework Im SOOOO Confused. Im studying Work, Energy and Society and I'm really darn confused. I have the highest mark... Nov18-12 05:59 PM Simon Bridge 5 685 Introductory Physics Homework 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data Evaluate closed integral ∫sin(x)dx+zcos(y)dy+sin(y)dz... Nov11-12 02:14 PM Unart 0 417 Calculus & Beyond Homework Ok , so here is my explanation : Suppose I take a box at a height 5m from a reference point upwards. Work done by... Oct27-12 02:18 PM bp_psy 1 718 General Physics Hi, i was studying Classical Mechanics course introduced by the brilliant Prof. V. Balakrishnan... Oct18-12 03:17 PM IWantToLearn 2 569 Classical Physics 1. A 750-kg automobile is moving at 20.0 m/s at a height of 5.0 m above the bottom of a hill when it runs out of... Oct16-12 09:38 PM BruceW 1 833 Introductory Physics Homework This has been bothering me for a while. Consider a varying magnetic flux through a closed loop. Faraday’s law says the... Oct7-12 11:24 AM John94N 5 1,134 Classical Physics 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data Perform the integration, ∫\vec{F}\bullet d\vec{r}, of... Sep28-12 07:49 AM ehild 2 505 Introductory Physics Homework 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data (This was a problem in an examination test of physics) ... Sep10-12 02:29 PM voko 14 569 Introductory Physics Homework 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data Is the field (given below) in a simply connected region... Sep7-12 09:46 AM Roodles01 1 399 Advanced Physics Homework 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data The proof begins: Suppose that F is conservative. Then... Aug16-12 01:17 AM gabbagabbahey 4 520 Calculus & Beyond Homework 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data My problem is, I have a scalar field and I take the... Jul17-12 10:04 AM dshadowwalker 2 547 Calculus & Beyond Homework The gravitational field is defined as a conservative field for small displacements of a body in the field. The... Jul15-12 08:19 AM mfb 3 1,202 General Physics I found the answer and the question now is embarrassing. May28-12 01:05 AM algebrat 1 1,036 Differential Geometry Hi, I'm a PhD student working on future airframe and propulsion systems and I'm starting to feel that everything in... May11-12 06:38 PM MagnetoBLI 10 1,879 Aerospace Engineering Hello frnds, i understand what conservative and non conservative force are but i didn't get it properly with practical... May3-12 07:39 AM Ravi Mandavi 4 8,516 Classical Physics 1. 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