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revised With what velocity should an $\alpha$ particle travel towards a Cu nucleus so as to arrive at a distance of $10^{-13}$ m?
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13h
revised Is speed of light and sound rational or irrational in nature?
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2d
revised Minimum separation problem
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2d
revised Is there a difference between Hertz and 'frames per second'?
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Jul
18
revised Why do we test electric fields with positive charges and not negative ones?
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Jul
18
revised Is Romer's letter on our search for the elementary proof of the spin-statics theorem out of date today?
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Jul
17
revised Is there a difference between “average acceleration” and centripetal acceleration?
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Jul
15
revised Does the weight of fluid in a conical container act entirely on the base?
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Jul
15
revised What kind of physical quantity is angular displacement?
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Jul
14
revised The mathematical physics of saltatory neuron action potential transmission
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Jul
13
revised Is it possible to change units in order to simplify the value of an exponential?
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Jul
13
revised Does a rotating plank only acquire rotational kinetic energy?
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Jul
13
revised Does a spinning part affect the moment of inertia of a composite object?
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Jul
10
revised ODE envolving current
transcribe problem and fix tags
Jul
9
revised Mathematical calculation of probability of existence of planet similar to earth
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Jul
8
revised Why do books write $X(f)$ when they mean actually mean $\lvert X(f)\rvert$?
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Jul
8
revised Massless $\phi^3$ theory in $d=6$ dimensions
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Jul
8
revised Inertial mass and gravitational mass of 5 dimensional stars
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Jul
7
revised covariance wiki description
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Jul
7
revised covariance wiki excerpt
include meaning of covariance