# MERLOT Materials

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#### Color Temperature

This tutorial explores the effect of raising the temperature of a blackbody radiator. The example is a black pot that can... see more

#### Conservation of Linear Momentum

Two applets demonstrate conservation of momentum.

#### Convex Mirrors

A tutorial that demonstrates simple image reflection of an object with a convex mirror. The visitor can adjust the... see more

#### Diffraction of Light

Applet displays the interference effects caused by a single slit diffraction of light.

#### EigenExplorer

EigenExplorer is a Java applet designed to explore the the relationships between a matrix A, a vector x, and the... see more

#### Electricity and Magnetism Java... Electricity and Magnetism Java Tutorials

A collection of applets for demonstrating basic properties of electromagnetism.

#### Electricity Generation

A tutorial on basic electromagnetism, with an applet demonstrating Ohm's Law.

#### EZ Graph

Here is Zona Land's graphics calculator, EZ Graph. With it you should be able to graph almost any polynomial, rational,... see more

#### Forced Oscillations (Resonance)

The top of a spring pendulum (red circle) is moved to and fro - for example by hand; this motion is assumed as harmonic,... see more

#### Fractal

Draws fractals and Mandelbrot sets.

#### Fragment Finder (Mass Spectrometry)

The Fragment Finder finds the possible formulas that match a given molar mass. Then the M+1 and M+2 ratios and the exact... see more

#### Generator

This Java applet simulates a generator which is reduced to the most important parts for clarity. Instead of an armature... see more

#### Glossary of Mechanics

A digital textbook on the fundamentals of mechanics, in encyclopediac form. Many of the entries have corresponding... see more

#### Gravity (Newton's Apple)

An online activity center for exploring the effects of gravity.

#### How a Hard Drive Works

Have you ever wondered how the storage system inside your computer works? Well, this tutorial illustrates how a hard... see more

#### IPPEX Shockwave Tutorials on... IPPEX Shockwave Tutorials on Electricity and Magnetism

Shockwave tutorials on basic principles of E&M, written at the middle school level.

#### Isotopes

A basic tutorial on nuclear physics, written for those with little experience in physics.

#### Leonardo: Interactive Virtual Science... Leonardo: Interactive Virtual Science Museum

A very large collection of applets by various authors.

#### 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.

#### Mass Spectrometer Simulation... Mass Spectrometer Simulation (Shockwave)

A Shockwave simulation designed to illustrate the basic principles and operation of a mass spectrometer.

#### Math Dau Refresher

A set of tutorials covering many topics in algebra and calculus.

#### Mirror Reflection from Two Plane... Mirror Reflection from Two Plane Mirrors

Rays of lights are reflected from the mirror, each ray satisfying the law of reflection.

#### Mitosis

This tutorial demonstrates the process of a nuclei splitting into two separate daughter cells with a complete set of... see more