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Physics in Hiking

  1. Mar 28, 2006 #1
    I have to do this project on how hiking in physics. I have some sources but would like more. If anyone here knows a good site that will help me, please inform me. Thank you.
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  3. Mar 28, 2006 #2


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    Please elaborate what is meant by "Physics in Hiking". Does mean with respect to body or physiology, or energy expended over distance?

    For instance, if one hikes up hill, one increases one's gravitational potential energy.

    If possible, please provide an example of one's sources.
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