Graphing Instantaneous Power (9:45)
An 8.53 kg pumpkin is dropped from a height of 8.91 m. Will the graph of instantaneous power delivered by the force of gravity as a function of _____ be linear? If not, what would you change to make the graph linear? (a) Time, (b) Position. This is an AP Physics 1 Topic.
Content Times: 0:12 The example 1:08 The equation for instantaneous power 1:43 Part (a): Solving for velocity as a function of time 2:55 Part (a): Solving for power as a function of time 3:23 Part (a): Is power as a function of time linear? 4:26 Part (a): Graphing power as a function of time 5:03 Part (b): Solving for velocity as a function of position 5:58 Part (b): Solving for power as a function of position 7:02 Part (b): Is power as a function of position linear? 7:38 Part (b): How can we make the graph linear? 8:33 Part (b): Graphing power squared as a function of position 
