Learning Exercise

Projectile Motion Web Assignment No. 1

Web Assignment on projectile motion using an embedded applet by Angel Franco Garcia.
Course: First semester, introductory physics
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An applet for demonstrating projectile motion. Extensive explanatory text included. see more

Exercise

See
http://www.nhn.ou.edu/~walkup/demonstrations/WebAssignments/ProjectileMotion001.htm

Requirements

An understanding of the kinematic equations of motion for constant acceleration.

Topics

Projectile motion, ballistic motion, velocity, acceleration, constant acceleration, gravity, freely falling body.

Learning Objectives

To understand the effects on ballistic motion when the horizontal and vertical components of the velocity are changed.