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What Hath Befallen Gravity?. Topic 4. Newton’s rules for the study of natural philosophy. Simplicity Generality Experimental verification Theories are tentative. Three Approaches to Forces. Action at a distance -no mechanism Field Description -space changed by body

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Newton s rules for the study of natural philosophy
Newton’s rules for the study of natural philosophy

  • Simplicity

  • Generality

  • Experimental verification

  • Theories are tentative


Three approaches to forces
Three Approaches to Forces

  • Action at a distance

    -no mechanism

  • Field Description

    -space changed by body

  • Particle Exchange

    -emitted or removed




Principle of equivalence
Principle of Equivalence

  • Downward pull of gravity can be duplicated by an upward acceleration









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