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Does What Goes Up Take the Same Time to Come Down?

by P. Glaister (University of Reading, United Kingdom)

This article originally appeared in:
College Mathematics Journal
March, 1993

Subject classification(s): Differential & Difference Equations
Applicable Course(s): 3.6 Differential Equations | 4.18 Applied Math (Math Modeling)

A solution is obtained for motion where resistance is proportional to square of velocity.

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Capsule Course Topic(s):
Ordinary Differential Equations | Analytic Methods
Ordinary Differential Equations | Modeling, ODE
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