Newton's second law of motion


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Noun1.Newton's second law of motion - the rate of change of momentum is proportional to the imposed force and goes in the direction of the force
law of motion, Newton's law, Newton's law of motion - one of three basic laws of classical mechanics
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The key equation the simulation employed was Sir Isaac Newton's Second Law of Motion, which states that Acceleration = Force/Mass.
Without any knowledge of geometry or physics, the program came up with Newton's second law of motion and other equations governing the double pendulum's behavior.
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