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Two applets demonstrate conservation of momentum.

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

In this simulation, students learn about kinetic and potential energy by finding the best start point for a car of a... see more

Investigate how an inclined plane redirects and reduces the force pulling a brick downward, with or without friction. A... see more

Simulations of experiments involving the application of an impulse (force over a short time period) to different masses.... see more

This site contains an extensive set of notes on basic topics in physics. There are extensive illustrations and animations... see more

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

A collection of over 140 videos of Physics Demonstrations covering a wide variety of topics, from mechanics to atomic.... see more

Physlet problems that relate to momentum.

A tutorial on potential energy with explanatory text, a Java applet, and a simple activity.

This java simulation allows the user to investigate work and energy properties while a virtual man pushes objects up a... see more

This site contains an extensive set of notes on basic topics in physics. There are extensive illustrations and animations... see more

Shockwave simulation of an air track for testing collisions.

It might seem surprising that a particle moving in a straight lines has angular momentum. Kepler's second law states:... see more

This applet simulates a simple two dimensional collision between two objects of equal mass. After the applet loads, two... see more

Some balls bounce better than others. A particular ball can be characterized by its coefficient of restitution. This java... see more

Set of java applets for illustrating classical physics (highschool level), including gravitation, electric and magnetic... see more

The lessons posted on this site were designed to engage students with real-world data relevant to content taught in... see more

This applet simulates the motion of an object dropped on a moving cart. The mass of the object, the velocity of the cart,... see more

This site has an explanation of Potential energy. It also includes formulas, and examples are given to add visual aid.

This applet allows the user to select different forces and masses. The force, in the form of a walking M&M, imparts an... see more

This Java applet is used to draw any Mohr's circle for 2D stress analysis, given any set of stresses : sigma_x, sigma_y,... see more

This applet simulates a well known experiment which demonstrates the conservation of momentum and energy. Source code... see more

Physlet problems that relate to work and energy.