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Reaction Time and Car Accident

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A Java applet for demonstrating basic traffic flow, reaction times in braking, and importance of following distance, velocity, and friction.
Material Type: Simulation
Technical Format: Java Applet
Date Added to MERLOT: May 06, 2000
Date Modified in MERLOT: January 08, 2004
Submitter: John Walkup

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Primary Audience: High School, College General Ed
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Language: English
Cost Involved: no
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Avatar for John Walkup
15 years ago

John Walkup (Staff)

An interesting applet. The T field is somewhat confusing, and having the lead car break at the same position each trial tends to scew the results. Rather fun.