Here's the question you clicked on:

55 members online
  • 0 replying
  • 0 viewing

jCortez93

  • 3 years ago

Are particles colliding with one another an example of a harmonic motion?

  • This Question is Open
  1. shivam_bhalla
    • 3 years ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    simple harmonic motion is a type of periodic motion where the restoring force is directly proportional to the displacement So any particle colliding which satisfies the above condition represents harmonic motion. So generally, particles colliding with one is not an example of a harmonic motion unless they collide elastically and in ideal conditions

  2. Not the answer you are looking for?
    Search for more explanations.

    • Attachments:

Ask your own question

Sign Up
Find more explanations on OpenStudy
Privacy Policy