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    Separating angular and linear momentum

    Is it possible to separate the angular and linear momentum and treat them separately in a system such as an inverted pendulum? For example, a pole on a platform balancing on its end. If it is unbalanced so that it falls off the platform, it goes through motion like an inverted pendulum until...
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    Newton's second law with linear and angular momentum

    If a force is applied to an object, will the object always experience the same linear momentum change regardless of where the force is applied, or will applying the force away from the objects centre of mass cause lesser linear momentum to develop but with the addition of angular momentum...