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# List of mathematical topics in classical mechanics

Newtonian physics

*Newton's laws of motion
*Inertia, point mass
*Kinematics, rigid body
*Momentum, kinetic energy
*Parallelogram of force
*Circular motion
**Rotational speed
**Angular speed
*Angular momentum
**torque
**angular acceleration
**moment of inertia
***parallel axes rule
***perpendicular axes rule
***stretch rule
**centripetal force, centrifugal force, Reactive centrifugal force
**Laplace-Runge-Lenz vector
*Euler's disk
*elastic potential energy
*Mechanical equilibrium
*D'Alembert's principle
*Degrees of freedom (physics and chemistry)
*Frame of reference
*Inertial frame of reference
*Galilean transformation
*Principle of relativity

Conservation laws

*Conservation of momentum
**Conservation of linear momentum
**Conservation of angular Mmmentum
*Conservation of energy
**Potential energy
*Conservative force
*Conservation of mass

Law of universal gravitation

*Projectile motion
*Kepler's laws of planetary motion
*Escape velocity
*Potential well
*Weightlessness
*Lagrangian point
*N-body problem
*Kolmogorov-Arnold-Moser theorem
*Virial theorem
*Gravitational binding energy
*Speed of gravity
*Newtonian limit
*Hill sphere
*Roche lobe
*Roche limit

Hamiltonian mechanics

*Phase space
*Symplectic manifold
*Liouville's theorem (Hamiltonian)
*Poisson bracket
**Poisson algebra
**Poisson manifold
**Antibracket algebra
*Hamiltonian constraint
*Moment map
*Contact geometry
*Analysis of flows
*Nambu mechanics

Lagrangian mechanics

*Action (physics)
*Lagrangian
*Euler-Lagrange equations
*Noether's theorem

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