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Name: Introduction to Special Relativity
ID: m42525
Language: English (en)
Subject: Social Sciences
Keywords: Classical velocity addition, Distance, Doppler shift, Einstein, Energy, Fission, Fusion, General relativity, Kinetic energy, Length contraction, Mass, Mechanics, Michelson-Morley, Momentum, Muon, Observer, Postulate, Potential energy, Proper length, Proper time, Reference frame, Relativistic Doppler effects, Relativistic energy, Relativistic mechanics, Relativistic momentum, Relativistic velocity addition, Relativity, Rest energy, Rest mass, Simultaneity, Special relativity, Speed, Time dilation, Total energy, Twin paradox, Velocity
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

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Latest version: 1.4 (history)
First publication date: Jan 17, 2012 3:37 pm -0600
Last revision to module: Jul 5, 2012 9:38 pm -0500


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Version: 1.4 Jul 5, 2012 9:38 pm -0500 by OSC Physics Maintainer
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Version: 1.3 Jun 6, 2012 1:43 pm -0500 by OSC Physics Maintainer
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Version: 1.2 May 16, 2012 1:18 pm -0500 by OSC Physics Maintainer
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Version: 1.1 Jan 20, 2012 7:40 pm -0600 by OSC Physics Maintainer
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