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Math And Physics Applets


Math And Physics Applets

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This site provides a large selection of physics and math simulations. There is also fairly comprehensive explanatory information about the science and computation behind the applets. The applets are fairly small, and load quickly (even on dial-up), but are very broad in their coverage of topics. These applets are useful for illustrating physical systems and behavior that can not, in general, observed by experiments.
Material Type: Simulation
Technical Format: Java Applet
Date Added to MERLOT: December 09, 2003
Date Modified in MERLOT: February 11, 2015
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Submitter: Jesse Persons


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Primary Audience: High School, College Upper Division, College Lower Division, Graduate School
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Technical Requirements: J2RE or J2SDK
Language: English
Cost Involved: no
Source Code Available: yes
Accessiblity Information Available: no
Creative Commons: unsure


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Avatar for Porscha McRobbie
6 years ago

Porscha McRobbie (Staff)

The applets are easy to use with a minimal amount of familiarity with a given topic. For topics less familiar to the user, the "Full Directions" are brief but complete regarding the physical system as well as details of the applet buttons/menus.
Time spent reviewing site: 30 minutes