Visually, what would be the difference between amplitude and displacement in SHM?
Simple Harmonic Motion Watch
- Thread Starter
- 14-09-2016 21:22
- 14-09-2016 21:26
amplitude is like the maximum displacement from the middle point ?
- 14-09-2016 22:11
Displacement is the distance from the equilibrium point, and this will constantly change (as per the sine curve)
Amplitude is the maximum possible displacement, and this remains constant