Monthly Archives for February 2013

Beyond forces: work, kinetic energy, and potential energy

I learned about stuff like the work and kinetic energy in high school, but I never really understood why theses concepts were introduced — it feels like they just fell out of the sky. That changed today in physics lecture, … Continue reading

26. February 2013 by Casey
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Equilibrium simulator

I’m taking a chemistry class right now on acid-base equilibria, and one problem that keeps getting assigned is one where you’re given some initial concentrations, and they want you to find the equilibrium concentrations. For example, here’s one: Consider 1.00 … Continue reading

13. February 2013 by Casey
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