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What if Newton's laws were shifted by one time derivative?

  1. Oct 24, 2014 #1
    What would be some important properties of a universe where Force = Mass * Jerk and objects stay in constant acceleration until acted upon by a net force? (if we ignore the fact that objects would reach the speed of light, and just deal with classical mechanics)
     
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  3. Oct 24, 2014 #2

    phinds

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    First, objects would NOT reach the speed of light, although they would get close.

    Your question basically is asking "if the laws of physics did not apply to A then what would the laws of physics say about A?". You can pretty much make up your own answers since they are not meaningful ini current science.
     
  4. Oct 24, 2014 #3

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    The question is not valid. Thread locked.
     
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