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Statement of a problem № 3426

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A particular mechanical system depending on two coordinates u and v has kinetic energy T = v^2u·^2 + 2v·^2 , and potential energy V = u^2-v^2 . Write down the Lagrangian for the system and deduce its equations of motion (do not attempt to solve them).

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A particular mechanical system depending on two coordinates u and v has kinetic

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