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How to use impulse to solve any problem?

  1. Dec 11, 2008 #1
    Can anyone show me how to use impulse to solve any problem???
     
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  3. Dec 11, 2008 #2

    tiny-tim

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    why so impulsive?

    Hi iitjee10! :smile:

    Impulse of force (or torque) is force (or torque) times time.

    (as opposed to work done , which is force times distance)

    Impulse = change in momentum

    (as opposed to force = rate of change in momentum)

    Did you have a specific type of problem in mind? :smile:
     
  4. Dec 12, 2008 #3
    Re: impulse

    can anyone show me its use in a problem?
     
  5. Dec 12, 2008 #4

    Doc Al

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