A Historical Discussion of Angular Momentum and its Euler Equation

A Historical Discussion of Angular Momentum and its Euler Equation

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Author(s): Amelia Carolina Sparavigna

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DOI: 10.18483/ijSci.786 388 1217 34-38 Volume 4 - Jul 2015


We propose a discussion of angular momentum and its Euler equation, with the aim of giving a short outline of their history. This outline can be useful for teaching purposes too, to amend some problems that students can have in learning this important physical quantity.


History of Physics, History of Science, Physics Classroom, Euler’s Laws


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