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Projectile Motion on Planet X

This Physlet-based exercise requires students to match the projectile motion of a object by solving for the initial... see more

Projectile Motion Web Assignment No.... Projectile Motion Web Assignment No. 1

Web Assignment on projectile motion using an embedded applet by Angel Franco Garcia.

Projectile Motion Web Assignment No.... Projectile Motion Web Assignment No. 3

Web assignment on ballistic motion using an embedded applet by Mark Sutherland. Links to helpful resources included.

Projectile Motion Web Assignment No.... Projectile Motion Web Assignment No. 5

Web assignment on projectile motion using an embedded applet by Gary Richert. Assignment illustrates the effects of air... see more

Real-time Acceleration and Velocity

This Macromedia ShockWave applet allows the user to click and drag a puck on the computer screen. The applet displays the... see more

Rolling and Slipping Web Assignment... Rolling and Slipping Web Assignment No. 1

Web assignment on the relationship between rolling and slipping. Uses an embedded Java applet by B. Surendranath Reddy... see more

Rolling and Slipping Web Assignment... Rolling and Slipping Web Assignment No. 2

Web assignment on the relationship between rolling and slipping. Uses an embedded Java applet by Angel Franco Garcia for... see more

Rotational Dynamics Web Assignment

Web assignment on the relationship between the moment-of-inertia of an Atwood machine pulley and the motion of the... see more

Rotational Motion Self-Test

This is a self-test for students covering rotational motion, mainly torque. It is on the beginning level. The questions... see more

Scott Bonham's Physlet Collection

A collection of Physlet exercises, mostly covering kinematics, forces, and energy.

See-Saw Torque

Users attempt to balance 1 to 4 masses on a see-saw-like lever system (massless beam). The number of masses, their... see more

Simple Harmonic Motion and Uniform... Simple Harmonic Motion and Uniform Circular Motion

The uniform circular motion is intimately related to a simple harmonic motion. If we were to look at a side view of the... see more

Speed and Acceleration

Applet demonstrates the principles of acceleration from the point of view of a driver in an moving vehicle. Negative... see more

The Atwood Machine

Enter values for the masses of the two balls in fields "Mass1" and "Mass 2". Then hit go to see them fall. The... see more

The Maze Game

A java application that requires the user to guide a particle through a maze. Either the position, velocity, or... see more

The Physics Classroom

This site has many features giving visual examples of concepts in physics. Deals with Acceleration, Velocity, Constant... see more

The Race

A solid ball, a solid cylinder, and a hollow cylinder are to roll down a ramp. Students must figure out their order of... see more

The Scientific Slugger

Shockwave simulation of basic projectile motion. The Scientific Slugger imitates a ball being hit perfectly by a major... see more

Translation and Rotation

This applet follows the rotation and translation of a wheel moving first across a frictionless surface, then on a rough... see more

Tutorials and Examples for Using... Tutorials and Examples for Using POVRay to create 3-d Images and Animations

POVRay (http://www.povray.org) is a free, open-source 3-d raytracing program. Friedrich Lohmuller has developed a set of... see more

Two-Dimensional Collisions

Graphical interactive display of two-body collisions in two-dimensions. Lecture notes and source code (at... see more

Velocity and Acceleration

Applet compares the motion of three trucks, each with differing values of acceleration.

VRML Motion Worlds (Kinematics)

VRML demonstrations of basic kinematics.

Zona Land Education

Educational and entertaining items pertaining to physics, to the mathematical sciences, and to mathematics in general.... see more