# MERLOT Materials

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#### Principles of Aeronautics

Online materials for information about aeronautics and flight.

#### Basics of Force and Newton's Laws

This is an interactive PowerPoint presentation to be used in Kiosk mode with students. It is intended to be a stand-alone... see more

#### Friction, Forces and Inclined Planes

Force & friction experiments.

#### Newton's Laws of motion

Newton's Three laws of motion

#### Rocket launch simulation

An interactive game that involves basics of physics through a rocket simulation game.Â

#### Theo Jansen's Strandbeest

This website describes the work of the Dutch physicist, Theo Jansen, in designing a "new nature" or walking beach... see more

#### The Bouncing Ball

This applet shows the mass bouncing from the walls of the box. The mass moves under the force of gravity, and all... see more

#### Frictional Force

An interactive applet for simulating various combinations of the block/plane problem.

#### Newton's Second Law lesson in Moodle

This is a lesson introducing acceleration in Newton's Second Law using the moodle course management system.Â  In the... see more

#### Theo Jansen: My creations, a new form... Theo Jansen: My creations, a new form of life

"Artist Theo Jansen demonstrates the amazingly lifelike kinetic sculptures he builds from plastic tubes and lemonade... see more

#### Accelerating Blocks

Two blocks connected by a rope demonstrate Newton's Second Law and acceleration. Data from the simulated experiement can... see more

#### Falling Parachutes and Air Resistance

Shockwave simulation of linear acceleration and forces, air resistance, and weight.

#### Forces

A flash animation of forces. Graphical and physical animation.

#### Free-Body Force Diagram

This java applet shows the free-body force diagram for a block on an inclined plane. THe frictional force, the incline... see more

#### Kinetic Friction

Applet for demonstrating kinetic (dynamic) friction.

#### Mechanics II - Dynamics

This course introduces dynamics, a sub-branch of the general field of study known as Mechanics, through both theory and... see more

#### Newton's Law - Force

Tutorials and quizzes on forces, including friction and terminal speed.

#### Projectile Motion With Air Drag

Projectile motion Java applet with air resistance included.

#### 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?

#### Rocket Acceleration

Applet for demonstrating the acceleration of a body expelling mass (rocket). Extensive explanatory text included.

#### Roll, Hit, and Slip

Demonstrates the kinematics and dynamics of a rolling object striking a surface and rebounding. Includes the effects of... see more

#### Static Friction

Applet for demonstrating static friction. Extensive explanatory text included.

#### System of Particles (Center of Mass)

Applets demonstrate the motion of the center of mass of two particles moving with respect to each other.