Physics

The Mystery of Centripetal and Centrifugal Forces

The Mystery of Centripetal and Centrifugal Forces

In my last few articles, I explained about inertia and frames of references. Following that path of exploration, we stop here at a strange place with two forces called centripetal and centrifugal respectively. Centripetal forces...

The True Meaning of Inertia

The True Meaning of Inertia

The word inertia is the most misunderstood term in schools. Teachers teach them as a term and never have given the accurate definition of what inertia is. Here is an intuitive approach to help you...

What Is a Force?

What Is a Force?

I learn most of the concepts in physics with an intuitive manner of picturing the concept with general thought experiments. I feel that this gives a better start to understand the numerical representation of the...