# MERLOT Materials

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#### Flash animations in science

Learning object repository for science teachers (biology, physics, mathematics). You will find flash animations and... see more

#### How We Hear

This animation illustrates how sound waves cause us to hear.

#### Introduction to What Sound Is

A simple animation that illustrates how air molecules move in sound waves, one dimensionally.

#### Longitudinal Waves and Guitar Strings

Animated gif of a guitar string after being plucked.

#### Longitudinal Waves and Tuning Forks

Animated gif of a tuning fork operating, with additional explanation.

#### Sound Waves and the Eardrum

Information and an animated gif showing how the eardrum receives sound waves.

#### Sounds: Allow the Wave to Expand

This animation shows how air molecules move, 2 dimensionally, in a sound wave.

#### Standing Waves, Harmonics, Nodes &... Standing Waves, Harmonics, Nodes & Antinodes

Selectable standing waves showing fundamental, second, third, and fourth harmonics. Also a look at Nodes and Antinodes.

#### Musemath

An interactive, flash animated website on the math and science of Western Traditional Music.

#### Single Oscillators in a Harmonic Wave

Interactive animated demonstration shows how single oscillators make up a cosine wave.

#### Standing Waves

(From the author) The following movies show standing waves as the superposition of two sine waves traveling in opposite... see more

#### The Pendulum (Physics)

Illustrates the working of a pendulum

#### Tracing Simple Harmonic Motion

This animated interactive demonstration shows how the simple harmonic motion of a spring and mass translates into a... see more

#### Wave Animations

A collection of animations illustrating various phenomena associated with waves.

#### Refraction and the Ray Model of Light

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

#### Pendulum 2D Phase Space

An animation showing a pendulum's oscillation. Creates a graph of the pendulum's path in 2D phase space. Correlates real... see more

#### Pendulum 2D Phase Space, Damped

An animation showing a pendulum's oscillation, with damping. Creates a graph of the pendulum's path in 2D phase space.... see more

#### Pendulum 3D Phase Space

An animation showing a pendulum's oscillation. Creates a graph of the pendulum's path in 3D phase space. Correlates real... see more

#### Pendulum 3D Phase Space, Damped

An animation showing a pendulum's oscillation, with damping. Creates a graph of the pendulum's path in 3D phase space.... see more

#### Pendulum Phase Space Cycle Planes

An animation showing a pendulum's oscillation in phase space. Creates a graph of the pendulum's path in 3D phase space,... see more

#### Pendulum Phase Space Cycle Planes,... Pendulum Phase Space Cycle Planes, Damped

An animation showing a pendulum's oscillation with damping in phase space. Creates a graph of the pendulum's path in 3D... see more

#### Pendulum Phase Space Orbit --... Pendulum Phase Space Orbit -- Multi-Cycle

An animation showing a pendulum's oscillation in phase space, with a time axis curving back on itself in a circle. This... see more

#### Pendulum Phase Space Orbit --... Pendulum Phase Space Orbit -- Multi-Cycle, Damped

An animation showing a damped pendulum's oscillation in phase space, with a time axis curving back on itself in a circle.... see more

#### Pendulum Phase Space Orbit --... Pendulum Phase Space Orbit -- Single-Cycle

An animation showing a pendulum's oscillation in phase space, with a time axis curving back on itself in a circle. The... see more