# 14.11.2: Dynamics

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Dynamics is the study of objects when the body is in motion.

Dynamics is divided into kinematics and kinetics. Kinematics refers to motion without a reference to force. Kinetics refers to motion with a reference to force.

• 14.11.2.1: Kinematics
Motion without reference to force. This is a brief introduction to kinematics to give a student some ideas of what engineers do. This is mostly what is learned in physics so it is equally a bit of a review.
• 14.11.2.2: Kinetics
Motion with regards to force.

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