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The Moving Man


The Moving Man

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This java application simulation shows the position, velocity, and acceleration graphs of a moving person. Motion can be created either by use of a mouse or using pre-programmed motions. More information is available at
Material Type: Simulation
Date Added to MERLOT: February 11, 2004
Date Modified in MERLOT: December 04, 2009
Submitter: Bruce Mason


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Primary Audience: High School, College General Ed
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Technical Requirements: Java application using Java Web Start
Language: English
Material Version: Web Start 1.2
Cost Involved: no
Source Code Available: no
Accessiblity Information Available: no
Creative Commons: unsure


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Avatar for Heather Dowd
7 years ago

Heather Dowd (Staff)

This is a great online alternative to the in class activity of walking in front of a motion detector and watching the graphs of motion being made.