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I Are there always multiple copies of you walking just beside you?

  1. Aug 25, 2016 #1
    Does physics say that when you are walking, there are always multiple copies of you walking just beside you?

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    Source: Introductory Classical Mechanics by David Morin
     
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  3. Aug 25, 2016 #2

    vanhees71

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    I'd strongly recommend to change your book since it seems to indulge in philosophical gibberish rather than introducing the relevant physics.
     
  4. Aug 25, 2016 #3
    But is some amount of philosophical interpretation important for a better understanding of the material? If a book just shows us the math without any physical picture or theory, can we say that we understand the physics?
     
  5. Aug 25, 2016 #4

    DrClaude

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    We do not discuss philosophy on PF. Thread closed.
     
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