Physics 6 Tutorial 1 - General Relativity

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Summary

We look at the equivalence principle, and link it to the effect of gravity on light.  We then go on to consider Einstein's Space-Time model, and assess the evidence.  We then take a brief look at world lines.

 

Key Words

General relativity, equivalence principle, red-shift, gravitational lensing, world lines

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Space.com tutorial

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Bryan Greene's Elegant Universe

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New Scientist Article

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