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Comments/ critiques on my explanation and examples of lbl vs. lbf?
http://www.scribd.com/doc/85548870/ConversionsInvolvingLblLbfLbmandSlugs
Are there any other good examples you can think of to give someone who is just learning the English system of force and mass?
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Comments/ critiques on my explanation and examples of lbl vs. lbf? http://www.scribd.com/doc/85548870/ConversionsInvolvingLblLbfLbmandSlugs Are there any other good examples you can think of to give someone who is just learning the English system of force and mass?
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brinetheryBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Oops, typo on ex. 5. I'll fix that :)
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NodataBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Don't worry I haven't get there yet =P
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NodataBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
We need to comment a lot about the writting but the most important is to solve the problems. Sorry I'm a little to much slow =P.
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brinetheryBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
That's okay! I just had a lightbulb pop up in my head when I realized that I could explain this stuff better than how it was explained in the packet that my instructor gave me.
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brinetheryBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
I'll return in a while, I haven't abandoned this thread.
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brinetheryBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
I have uploaded a revision of my document with more examples :) http://www.scribd.com/doc/85548870/ConversionsInvolvingLblLbfLbmandSlugs My goal was to beat the living hell out of this concept... a lot of the people in my class were just NOT understanding.
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brinetheryBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
So is there anything wrong?
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NodataBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
I don't know =(. Actually I did not know the unit called poundal.
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NodataBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
The things your wrote are very logically indeed and it seems to me that is right.
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NodataBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
But I'm not completly sure because I can not understand yet the conversion between slugs and lbm.
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NodataBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
I thought that the lbm was a unit of mass. Now I'm very confused about it.
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brinetheryBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Slug to lbm is similar to saying kilogram to gram. lbm is just a scaleddown version of slugs. lbm and slugs are both mass.
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brinetheryBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
lbl and lbf are units of force.
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NodataBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
and what is the scale factor?
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NodataBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
and that is independent of the planet?
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brinetheryBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
I meant... an object of a mass of 2 slugs on earth will be 2 slugs on Pluto... or wherever.
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NodataBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Ohh ok. I think I got it more clear.
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brinetheryBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Yay! I have educated an engineer in mechatronics!
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NodataBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
hahaha I'm not an engineer yet =P
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brinetheryBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
that's okay anyway :)
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brinetheryBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
I gave this document to my instructor and he really liked it.
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NodataBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
But thank you so much. I need to think about these units systems a lot more. I always skip that part haha.
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NodataBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Yeah! is very good. Congratulations good job =).
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NodataBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
you're educatin engineer all over the world.
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brinetheryBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
I think once you really GET this basic stuff on lbm, slugs, whatever... then all the other stuff involving these units becomes really easy. (But when I'm ruler of the universe, anyone who so as mentions gallons, slugs, lbm, etc. will be beheaded on the spot)
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brinetheryBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Thank you for all your support :)
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NodataBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Haha I support you on that!
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NodataBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Well have a good night brinethery. Now I can sleep in peace.
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brinetheryBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Lol... as long as you learn something you'll sleep well.
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