Deriving the Binding Energy of a Planet (5:59)
Binding energy of a planet is defined and derived.
This is an AP Physics 1 topic.
0:21 Defining binding energy
0:48 Proving change in gravitational potential energy equals work done by force applied
3:03 Universal gravitational potential energy
3:39 The binding energy of a planet
5:16 An alternate way of solving this problem