Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

Published by Addison-Wesley
ISBN 10: 0321909100
ISBN 13: 978-0-32190-910-7

Chapter 36 - Review Check Questions (Comprehension): 1


The principal difference is that accelerating reference frames are used in the general theory of relativity. Constant-velocity reference frames are used in the special theory of relativity.

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This is discussed on pages 687-689.
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