I'm taking my first upper tier physics class in fall 2012 Analytical Mechanics. I know that the calculus of variation is fundamental to understanding the Lagrangian and because this will be the only classical mechanics class I will take in my undergrad I want to understand it well. Do you think I will gain a lot more insight into the field if a I study on my own calculus of variation?(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Thanks.

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# Should I study Varation Calculus over the summer for classical mech class?

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