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Conservation and Non-conservation energy

  1. Jan 18, 2008 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    My Teacher question is
    if the potential depends explicity on time t and/or on velocity v then energy of particle is not conserverd. Explain and prove.

    2. Relevant equations

    3. The attempt at a solution

    i attempted a lot but could not get answer
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  3. Jan 18, 2008 #2


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    first this is introductory physics, just because you think the problem is challanging, it is stil introdouctory physics.

    Second you must show your attempt to solution, just saying that you have tried is not enough. If you dont show us what we cant help you.

    Also try posting the eq's that are relevant for this problem.
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