PHY100 - The Magic of Physics - Spring 2013
Department of Physics, University of Toronto
Prof. Kimberly Strong

Lecture 17 - Tuesday, 12 March 2013

Chapter 11 - Sections 11.1 - 11.2

Powerpoint Slides

Note: These slides do not include all material presented in class - additional material was presented on the blackboard, particularly the explanation of space-time diagrams and worldlines, which is not in the textbook.

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Supplementary Material

Today's demonstrations: (i) curvature of spacetime using a rubber sheet and balls.

Today's animations:

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