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Lecture# Harmonic Oscillations: Superposition

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This lecture covers the principle of superposition for harmonic oscillations, demonstrating how the sum of two harmonic oscillations results in another harmonic oscillation. It also explores the resolution of problems involving amplitude and phase determination, providing geometric interpretations and examples. The lecture concludes with an explanation of the geometric interpretation of the superposition of harmonic oscillations.

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Ce cours donne les connaissances fondamentales liées aux fonctions trigonométriques, logarithmiques et exponentielles. La présentation des concepts et des propositions est soutenue par une grande gamm

Ce cours donne les connaissances fondamentales liées aux fonctions trigonométriques, logarithmiques et exponentielles. La présentation des concepts et des propositions est soutenue par une grande gamm

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