Machs principle, Physics

Mach number (E. Mach):

The ratio of the speed of an object in a provided medium to the speed of sound within that medium.

Mach's principle (E. Mach; c. 1870)

The inertia of any specific particle or particles of matter is attributable to the interaction among that piece of matter & the rest of the Universe. Therefore, in isolation a body would have no inertia.

Posted Date: 3/28/2013 5:39:35 AM | Location : United States







Related Discussions:- Machs principle, Assignment Help, Ask Question on Machs principle, Get Answer, Expert's Help, Machs principle Discussions

Write discussion on Machs principle
Your posts are moderated
Related Questions
Simple Microscope: A simple microscope of magnifying glass is a convex lens which form virtual erect and magnifying image of an object which is placed with in it's focal length

a car with an initial speed of 24.5 km/hr accelerates at a uniform rate of 0.98 m/s^2 for 5.6sec. find the final speed and displacement of the car during this time.

Tungsten: Atomic number 74 Symbol W Atomic weight 183.85 Discovery Purified Tungste

A secondary cell is that cell is which the electrical energy is first up as a chemical energy and when the current is taken from the battery, the chemical power is reconverted into

Write down Gauss law in electrostatics. get its differential form in vacuum.

Explain displacement x(t) is known as displacement and it denotes the position of a body at time. If the displacement is positive then that body is to the right of the chosen

how dielectric mat is used for high voltage safety ? how it works?

How many sizes are there of lighting fiber optic? Literally hundreds, by some microns to over an inch into diameter, multicore and solid core, and square shaped ribbons, sheet

A long solenoid is fabricated by closely winding a wire of radius 0.5 mm over a cylindrical nonmagnetic frame so that the successive turns nearly touch every other. What would be t

The mass of an automobile is 1140kg, and the distance between its front and rear axles is2.48 m. The center of gravity of theca is between the front and rear tires, and the horizon