Rolling and Slipping
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Rolling and Slipping

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Allows the user to vary the coefficient of friction, angular speed, and linear velocity of a wheel.
Material Type: Simulation
Technical Format: Java Applet
Date Added to MERLOT: August 25, 2000
Date Modified in MERLOT: April 06, 2004
Author:
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Submitter: John Walkup

Quality

  • Reviewed by members of Editorial board for inclusion in MERLOT.
    Editor Review
    Very good quality; in queue to be peer reviewed
    avg: 5 rating
  • User review 3.67 average rating
  • User Rating: 3.67 user rating
  • Discussion (3 Comments)
  • Learning Exercises (1)
  • Personal Collections (none)
  • Accessibility Info (none)

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Primary Audience: College General Ed
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Language: English
Cost Involved: no
Source Code Available: no
Accessiblity Information Available: no
Creative Commons: unsure

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Avatar for Kara Morgan
14 years ago

Kara Morgan (Student)

the applet is neat but more info a/b rolling without slipping would further
drive the point home. kmorgan

Avatar for TC Kida
14 years ago

TC Kida (Student)

Good way of illustrating angular and linear velocity.

Technical Remarks:

Controls tend to leap about a bit, which becomes inconvenient at times.

Avatar for John Walkup
14 years ago

John Walkup (Staff)

Although some of the controls are a little jerky, this applet does a good job of
demonstrating the relationship between linear and angular speed. Trying to set
the coefficient of friction equal to 0 causes some problems, however. And it
would be nice to have the radius user-defined.