Periodic Motion
Periodic Motion

Periodic Motion

by Jared Rovny

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This course covers the basic descriptions of periodic motion, the definition of a wave, and discusses objects undergoing periodic motion due to Hooke's law (restorative force).

Learn what waves are, how they are described, and how we can think about and mathematically describe periodic motion in the context of Hooke's law.

Understand the idea of waves and prepare for further lectures on sound and light.

Learn about:

  • Wave Phenomena and How to Describe Waves
  • Periodic Motion and the Influence of Restorative Force
  • Velocity Equation for Waves

Jared Rovny is a graduate student at Yale University and has been preparing students for their MCAT for several years. He knows how to explain even the most complicated theories of physics in an understandable way.

Get ready for your exams with high–yield video lectures, topic reviews and quiz questions.

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Course Details

  • Videos 6
  • Duration 0:34 h
  • Quiz questions 19
  • Articles 2


Your Educators of course Periodic Motion

 Jared Rovny

Jared Rovny

Dr. Jared Rovny has been a Lecturer at Yale University in Connecticut, USA since 2013.
He obtained his PhD in Physics from Yale University in 2019. He was awarded the D. Allan Bromley Graduate Fellowship in Physics in 2019 and the Princeton Quantum Institute Postdoctoral Fellow in 2020.
Currently, he works with Yale's Center for Teaching and Learning at Yale University.
Due to his achievements, he earned the Yale College Prize Teaching Fellowship for his work in PHYS 171 (University Physics for the Life Sciences).
Within Lecturio, Dr. Rovny teaches courses on Physics.

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Pretty good
By Anna H. on 10. January 2017 for Periodic Motion Example

The lecture itself is good. His pace is slow enough to follow, yet not too slow, and he is extremely clear. Including questions in later lectures would be a great improvement to the course.