# MERLOT Materials

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#### The Scalar Potential II

Applet and tutorial on the effect on the motion of a particle as it passes through two regions of differing potential.

#### Two-dimensional Elastic Collisions

Applet simulates a collision between two masses, which are varied by the user. The user is tested on their understanding,... see more

#### Work and Energy

An extensive text discussion of the basic principles of work and energy.

#### Projectile Motion

An applet for demonstrating projectile motion. Extensive explanatory text included.

#### A Chase

Applet demonstrates the motion of two objects in regards to a chase.

#### Catch Up

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

#### Damped Harmonic Oscillator

This applet provides a simulation of an oscillator damped by friction. The initial position and the coefficient of... see more

#### Exploriments: Weight, Mass and Force... Exploriments: Weight, Mass and Force of Gravity - Effect of Altitude and Comparison across Multiple Planets App for iPad

This highly interactive Exploriment iPad App lets you explore the effect of gravity on weight and mass on different... see more

#### Frictional Force

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

#### 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).

#### Billiards and Physics

This java applet show you how to use the law of reflection (for optics) in playing pool.

#### Elastic Collisions in Two Dimensions

This applet illustrates elastic collisions of two point masses. The masses are set equal to each other. You can view the... see more

#### Exploriments: Fluids - Archimedes... Exploriments: Fluids - Archimedes Principle, Buoyancy and Flotation App for iPad

This Exploriments iPad app for verifying Archimedes Principle provides a very comprehensive, interactive and visual... see more

#### Falling Parachutes and Air Resistance

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

#### Interesting Properties of Projectile... Interesting Properties of Projectile Motion

A Java applet for simulating projectile motion.

#### Physics Computer Demonstrations

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

A tutorial and applet showing the most general solutions to projectile motion, as related to basketball.

#### Position Versus Time

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

#### Potential Energy Curve

Applet demonstrates the oscillatory motion of a particle in a potential energy well. The force acting on the particle is... see more

#### Projectile Motion With Air Drag

Projectile motion Java applet with air resistance included.

#### Racing Balls (Physics)

Illustrates physical principles by simulating a race between two balls on different shaped tracks. Can change lower track... see more

#### 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?