Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

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

Chapter 31 - Think and Explain: 58


No, it does not follow that the future behavior of the system can be exactly predicted.

Work Step by Step

As described on page 596, there are so-called "chaotic" systems whose development over time is inherently unpredictable, whether the system is governed by Newtonian or by quantum rules.
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