- Orbital Mechanics -
(Newton's Law of Universal Gravity and Kepler's Planetary Laws)

Worksheet
Worksheet
Acrobat

Worksheet Collection (Acrobat File)

Worksheet Special Inverse Square Worksheet
Worksheet
Notes (Web Page)
Acrobat
Notes (Acrobat File)
Worksheet Some selected answers to problems.
Presentation
Kepler's Laws Presentation Includes example problems.
Presentation
Newton's Universal Law of Gravity Presentation Includes the inverse square law, universal gravity and solved examples when applying this to orbital motion.
Online quiz
Online Pre-Test
Remember this is only a sampling of the test questions.
  Some answers to selected worksheet problems.

Reading about Kepler's Laws

Reading Reading and Questions: Newton's Law of Universal Gravity
REading Reading and Questions: "Towards Understanding Gravity"
Mastery Assignment

by Tony Wayne


by Tony Wayne ...(If you are a teacher, please feel free to use these resources in your teaching.)