Inertial mass

United States, 1959

Film
Please note

Sorry, we don't have images or video for this item.

Episode of Series “PSSC physics”.
Edward M. Purcell demonstrates that acceleration is inversely proportional to mass with force constant and that different objects may have the same inertial mass. Compares inertial and gravitational mass and shows how they are proportional. A continuation of the film “Inertia”.

Credits

production company

Educational Services Incorporated

producer

Stephen White

Duration

00:20:00:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1959

Appears in

PSSC physics

Group of items

PSSC physics

Explore

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

321720

Language

English

Subject categories

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Science - Study and teaching

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Gravitation

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Inertia (Mechanics)

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Motion

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Physics

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Science - Study and teaching

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Black and White

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

Please note: this archive is an ongoing body of work. Sometimes the credit information (director, year etc) isn’t available so these fields may be left blank; we are progressively filling these in with further research.

Cite this work on Wikipedia

If you would like to cite this item, please use the following template: {{cite web |url=https://acmi.net.au/works/68929--inertial-mass/ |title=Inertial mass |author=Australian Centre for the Moving Image |access-date=8 December 2021 |publisher=Australian Centre for the Moving Image}}