# MERLOT Materials

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#### Conservation of Linear Momentum

Two applets demonstrate conservation of momentum.

#### First Semester Physics Simulations

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

#### How to Make a Roller Coaster Work

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

#### Inclined Plane - Simple Machine

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

#### Kinetic Energy and Forces

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

#### Motion-PhET Simulations

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

#### The Ramp

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

#### Air Track

Shockwave simulation of an air track for testing collisions.

#### Angular momentum and Area

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

#### Billiards

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

#### Bouncing Balls

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

#### Classical Physics Online

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

#### Drop an object on a moving trolley

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

#### Impulsive Forces

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

#### Mohr's Circle

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

#### Two-Dimensional Collisions

Graphical interactive display of two-body collisions in two-dimensions. Lecture notes and source code (at... see more

#### 2D Collisions

Shockwave simulation of basic two-dimensional collisions.

#### Newton's Balls

An applet that simulates the familar demonstration device.

#### Air Track Simulation

This applet simulates collsions in one dimension. To run a simulation select one of the scenarios in the drop down menu... see more

#### Ballistic Pendelum

Applet demonstrates the firing of a bullet into a block in order to illustrate principles of conservation of energy and... see more

#### Elastic and Inelastic Collisions

This Java applet deals with the extreme cases of a collision process illustrated by two wagons: For an elastic collision... see more

#### Work (Physics)

Select appliance, and see how much energy is consumed

#### 2D Collision

This applet simulates the collision between two solid disks. Relative mass, impact parameter, coefficient of restitution,... see more