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Change in a change in acceleration

  1. Jan 28, 2005 #1

    Mk

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    If a change in speed is acceleration, and a change in acceleration is a jerk, what's a change in a jerk? A jerk?
     
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  3. Jan 28, 2005 #2

    Galileo

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    The change in 'jerk' is 'snap' and the change in 'snap' is 'crackle', whose change is 'pop'.

    I don't think this is mainstream terminology though...
     
  4. Jan 28, 2005 #3

    Mk

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    Are you serious?
     
  5. Jan 28, 2005 #4

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  6. Jan 28, 2005 #5

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    I really hope not... :uhh:
     
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