## 8.01 Physics I: Classical Mechanics

### Lecture #1: This lecture is about units, dimensions, measurements and associated uncertainties, dimensional analysis, and scaling arguments.

Instructor/speaker:

Prof. Walter Lewin

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#### Physics 1: Classical Mechanics Notes

Length = meters

Time = sec

Mass = kg

Profressor references a video entitled “The Powers of Ten” by Charles and Ray

Eames and Pyramid Media. After some searching I found the video, it displays 40

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