Search Materials
Sort materials by
Search Materials
Get more information on the MERLOT Editors' Choice Award in a new window.
Get more information on the MERLOT Classics Award in a new window.
Get more information on the JOLT Award in a new window.
Go to Search Page
View material results for all categories
Search all MERLOT
Click here to go to your profile
Select to go to your workspace
Click here to go to your Dashboard Report
Click here to go to your Content Builder
Click here to log out
Search Terms
Enter username
Enter password
Please give at least one keyword of at least three characters for the search to work with. The more keywords you give, the better the search will work for you.
select OK to launch help window
cancel help

MERLOT II






        

Refine Your Search:

Materials 11 - 20 shown of 154 results

Net Force

Forces add like vectors. Three forces act on the orange disk. Drag the heads of the arrows representing these forces to... see more
Material Type: Animation
Author: John Brecht
Date Added: Aug 05, 2000 Date Modified: Sep 26, 2013
Peer Review for material titled "Net Force"
User Rating for material titled "Net Force"
Member Comments for material titled "Net Force"
Learning Exercises for material titled "Net Force"
Personal Collections for material titled "Net Force"
Accessibility Info for material titled "Net Force"
About this material:
Peer Reviews 3 rating
User Rating 4 user rating
Discussion (2 Comments)
Personal Collections (1)
Learning Exercises (none)
Accessibility Info (none)

Relativistic Length Contraction

A series of animated gifs, plus extensive explanation.
Material Type: Animation
Author: Tom Henderson
Date Added: Jul 19, 2000 Date Modified: Sep 26, 2013
Peer Review for material titled "Relativistic Length Contraction"
User Rating for material titled "Relativistic Length Contraction"
Member Comments for material titled "Relativistic Length Contraction"
Learning Exercises for material titled "Relativistic Length Contraction"
Personal Collections for material titled "Relativistic Length Contraction"
Accessibility Info for material titled "Relativistic Length Contraction"
About this material:
Peer Reviews 4 rating
User Rating (not rated)
Discussion (none)
Personal Collections (none)
Learning Exercises (none)
Accessibility Info (none)

Spherical Harmonics

Javascript visualization of spherical harmonics in 3-D. Allows user to rotate plot with the mouse.
Material Type: Animation
Author: Martin Kraus
Date Added: Aug 25, 2000 Date Modified: Jun 29, 2011
Peer Review for material titled "Spherical Harmonics"
User Rating for material titled "Spherical Harmonics"
Member Comments for material titled "Spherical Harmonics"
Learning Exercises for material titled "Spherical Harmonics"
Personal Collections for material titled "Spherical Harmonics"
Accessibility Info for material titled "Spherical Harmonics"
About this material:
Peer Reviews 3.33 rating
User Rating (not rated)
Discussion (none)
Personal Collections (none)
Learning Exercises (none)
Accessibility Info (none)

Motion of a Ping-Pong

Java applet to explain a peculiar motional effect of a ping-pong (table tennis) ball or a cue (pool, or billiard) ball.
Material Type: Animation
Author: Fu-Kwun Hwang
Date Added: May 06, 2000 Date Modified: Jan 13, 2006
Peer Review for material titled "Motion of a Ping-Pong"
User Rating for material titled "Motion of a Ping-Pong"
Member Comments for material titled "Motion of a Ping-Pong"
Learning Exercises for material titled "Motion of a Ping-Pong"
Personal Collections for material titled "Motion of a Ping-Pong"
Accessibility Info for material titled "Motion of a Ping-Pong"
About this material:
Peer Reviews 3 rating
User Rating 3 user rating
Discussion (1 Comment)
Personal Collections (none)
Learning Exercises (none)
Accessibility Info (none)

Astronomy Demonstrations

Animations of astronomical phenomena, such as tides, phases of the moon,seasons, gravity, distance. These are bare-bones... see more
Material Type: Animation
Author: Cecilia Barnbaum
Date Added: Aug 26, 2004 Date Modified: Aug 20, 2010
Peer Review for material titled "Astronomy Demonstrations"
User Rating for material titled "Astronomy Demonstrations"
Member Comments for material titled "Astronomy Demonstrations"
Learning Exercises for material titled "Astronomy Demonstrations"
Personal Collections for material titled "Astronomy Demonstrations"
Accessibility Info for material titled "Astronomy Demonstrations"
About this material:
Editor Review avg: 5 rating
User Rating 4.5 user rating
Discussion (2 Comments)
Personal Collections (13)
Learning Exercises (1)
Accessibility Info (none)

Powers of 10

Java applet to demonstrate scentific notation by examining how a view changes upon magnification. From the site: "View the... see more
Material Type: Animation
Author: National High Magnetic Field Lab
Date Added: Feb 04, 2001 Date Modified: Jan 08, 2008
Peer Review for material titled "Powers of 10"
User Rating for material titled "Powers of 10"
Member Comments for material titled "Powers of 10"
Learning Exercises for material titled "Powers of 10"
Personal Collections for material titled "Powers of 10"
Accessibility Info for material titled "Powers of 10"
About this material:
Editor Review avg: 4.5 rating
User Rating 3 user rating
Discussion (2 Comments)
Personal Collections (3)
Learning Exercises (1)
Accessibility Info (none)

A Cart that Shoots a Ball Straight Up

In this animation, a moving cart shoots a ball straight up. Students get to vote on where the ball will land, and then the... see more
Material Type: Animation
Author: Fear of Physics
Date Added: Jan 14, 2003 Date Modified: Apr 21, 2006
Peer Review for material titled "A Cart that Shoots a Ball Straight Up"
User Rating for material titled "A Cart that Shoots a Ball Straight Up"
Member Comments for material titled "A Cart that Shoots a Ball Straight Up"
Learning Exercises for material titled "A Cart that Shoots a Ball Straight Up"
Personal Collections for material titled "A Cart that Shoots a Ball Straight Up"
Accessibility Info for material titled "A Cart that Shoots a Ball Straight Up"
About this material:
Editor Review avg: 4 rating
User Rating (not rated)
Discussion (none)
Personal Collections (1)
Learning Exercises (none)
Accessibility Info (none)

Activate Your Mind

Edheads provides an online resource for kids. Its various games and activities engage students. Students can develop their... see more
Material Type: Animation
Author: Edheads
Date Added: Nov 02, 2012 Date Modified: Apr 22, 2013
Peer Review for material titled "Activate Your Mind"
User Rating for material titled "Activate Your Mind"
Member Comments for material titled "Activate Your Mind"
Learning Exercises for material titled "Activate Your Mind"
Personal Collections for material titled "Activate Your Mind"
Accessibility Info for material titled "Activate Your Mind"
About this material:
Editor Review avg: 4.4 rating
User Rating 4 user rating
Discussion (2 Comments)
Personal Collections (1)
Learning Exercises (none)
Accessibility Info (none)

Albert Einstein's Theory of Relativity

This series of animations lets you view a "fly-by" and "fly-through" of a house at different percentages of the speed of... see more
Material Type: Animation
Author: Fear of Physics
Date Added: Jan 14, 2003 Date Modified: Oct 29, 2008
Peer Review for material titled "Albert Einstein's Theory of Relativity"
User Rating for material titled "Albert Einstein's Theory of Relativity"
Member Comments for material titled "Albert Einstein's Theory of Relativity"
Learning Exercises for material titled "Albert Einstein's Theory of Relativity"
Personal Collections for material titled "Albert Einstein's Theory of Relativity"
Accessibility Info for material titled "Albert Einstein's Theory of Relativity"
About this material:
Editor Review avg: 4 rating
User Rating (not rated)
Discussion (none)
Personal Collections (1)
Learning Exercises (none)
Accessibility Info (none)

Astronomy Flash files

This site includes 9 astronomy animations. Feel free to download the raw .fla files (in .zip format) and manipulate anyway... see more
Material Type: Animation
Author: Jim Croasmun
Date Added: Oct 12, 2001 Date Modified: Apr 06, 2007
Peer Review for material titled "Astronomy Flash files"
User Rating for material titled "Astronomy Flash files"
Member Comments for material titled "Astronomy Flash files"
Learning Exercises for material titled "Astronomy Flash files"
Personal Collections for material titled "Astronomy Flash files"
Accessibility Info for material titled "Astronomy Flash files"
About this material:
Editor Review avg: 5 rating
User Rating (not rated)
Discussion (none)
Personal Collections (3)
Learning Exercises (none)
Accessibility Info (none)

Results page 2 of 16
Left Arrow  Prev 1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  Next Next Arrow
Jump to page