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First Semester Physics Simulations

A complete set of simulations for a first semester college physics class.

Motion with Constant Acceleration

A simulation of a car where the user can input the initial position, velocity, and acceleration. Simulation displays the... see more

Motion-PhET Simulations

A group of simulations involving 1 and 2 dimensional linear motion, periodic motion, projectile motion, simple harmonic... see more

Physlet Physics: Kinematics

The Physlet Workbook provides physics teachers with a collection of ready-to-run, interactive, computer-based curricular... see more

The Moving Man

This java application simulation shows the position, velocity, and acceleration graphs of a moving person. Motion can be... see more

Instantaneous Velocity

This applet demonstrates how the instantaneous velocity can be approximated as the time interval is decreased for an... see more

Lessons on Motion

A collection of simulations and other lessons on motion of objects.

Linear Motion Web Assignment No. 1

A java applet of Linear motion, velocity, acceleration, constant acceleration, gravity, freely falling body. It displays... see more

Moving Man Applet

This applet demonstrates kinematics by plotting the motion of a man that is dragged across the screen by the user. Applet... see more

Speed and Acceleration

Applet demonstrates the principles of acceleration from the point of view of a driver in an moving vehicle. Negative... see more

Free Fall Lab - Terminal Velocity

Shockwave simulation of linear acceleration.

XVA - Kinematic Plots of Motion

User sets various initial conditions, and the applet plots the acceleration, velocity, and distance versus time.

Zona Land's Kinematics

A collection of demonstrations on basic kinematic principles. Many of the demonstrations are VRML.

Avoid the Crash

A Java applet for illustrating the relative motion of two cars with regards to braking.

One Dimensional Motion

This lab activity allows the students to investigate the basic concepts behind one-dimensional motion and their... see more

Catch Up

A Java applet for demonstrating linear motion with regards to two objects moving at different speeds and accelerations.

Motion of a Freely Falling Body

Applet plots the time dependence of a body acted upon only by the force of gravity. Extensive explanatory text included.

Apply the Brakes

A Java applet demonstrating acceleration (deceleration).

Physics Computer Demonstrations

A set of simple computer aided demonstrations for conveying linear motion.

Position Versus Time

Applet draws the position-versus-time plot of an object that is dragged across the screen by the user.

Reaction Time and Car Accident

A Java applet for demonstrating basic traffic flow, reaction times in braking, and importance of following distance,... see more

Reaction Time Measurements

Would you like to measure your reation time? Would you like to estimate how fast you can drive on the highway?