Learning Exercise

Harmonic Motion Web Assignment No. 1

Assignment for illustrating the relationship between simple harmonic motion, circular motion, and sine waves. Applet by Angel Franco Garcia embedded in page. Includes helpful resources.
Course: Introductory, algebra-based physics

Clearly displays the relationship between circular motion, the motion of a simple harmonic oscillator, and the plot of a... see more


See http://www.nhn.ou.edu/~walkup/demonstrations/WebAssignments/HarmonicMotion001.htm

Technical Notes

Java applet included.


Basic vector algebra.


harmonic motion, circular motion, sine waves, pendulum motion.