# MERLOT Materials

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#### Central Forces (Many Particles)

Applet simulates the motion of particles acted upon by a central force. User can choose between attractive and repulsive... see more

#### Central Forces (One Particle)

Applet shows the path of a particle under the influence of inverse square central force. The force can be attractive or... see more

#### Circle and Something More

Demonstrates circular and translational motion of a point when initial conditions (such as the initial velocities and... see more

#### Circular Motion

A tutorial on circular motion, with hyperlinks to subtopics, including animations.

#### Classical Physics Online

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

#### Collection of remarkable three-body... Collection of remarkable three-body motions

From the site: "The most fascinating phenomena of celestial mechanics are revealed in the motions of three or more bodies... see more

#### Combined Translation and Rotation

Demonstrates how linear and rotation of an object are related.

#### Composition of Velocities

This Macromedia ShockWave applet illustrates visually the concept of velocity composition by showing the velocity vectors... see more

#### Data Discovery

The lessons posted on this site were designed to engage students with real-world data relevant to content taught in... see more

#### Describing Motion with Diagrams

Introduction to ticker-tape diagrams and vector diagrams. How these diagrams represent velocity and acceleration.... see more

#### Describing Motion with Equations

Explains the 4 one-dimensional kinematic equations that describe an object's motion. Relates the kinematic equations to... see more

#### Describing Motion with Velocity vs.... Describing Motion with Velocity vs. Time Graphs

The meaning of shape and slope for velocity vs. time graphs. Explains the difference between positive and negative... see more

#### Describing Motion with Words

An introduction to the language of kinematics. The focus is on kinematics terms/words (vector, scalar, distance,... see more

#### Doane Physics Video Library

A small collection of videos showing objects in motion.Â  Both Quicktime movies and Flash Vid-Dat files are provided.Â ... 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

#### Dynamics Illuminations -- with... Dynamics Illuminations -- with Kinematics

A collection of Java applets with accompanying text illustrating conceptually the effect of forces upon the kinematics of... see more

#### Equations of Motion

A tutorial on basic kinematic motion, part of a larger series of discussions on introductory physics (also included in... see more

#### Free Rolling and Circular Motion... Free Rolling and Circular Motion (Physics, Math)

Demonstrates relationship between velocity, acceleration, displacement (etc.) of a free rolling disk.

#### Graph Lab (Displacement, Velocity)

Applet allows user to make basic changes in kinematic motin and see the resulting plots for velocity versus time and... see more

#### Hyperphysics Concepts

This site has an explanation of Potential energy. It also includes formulas, and examples are given to add visual aid.

#### 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

#### Inclined Plane

This Java applet demonstrates a motion on an inclined plane with constant velocity and the corresponding forces.

#### Instantaneous Speed

A Java applet for demonstrating basic linar motion.

#### Instantaneous Velocity

This applet demonstrates how the instantaneous velocity can be approximated as the time interval is decreased for an... see more