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Circular motion and Simple harmonic motion (Physics)

Circular motion and Simple harmonic motion (Physics)

Presentation of circular and simple harmonic motion.


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Porscha McRobbie
8 years ago
The concept underlying the applet is good, and the explanation is clear. However, the applet plays way too fast. Seeing something useful requires repetitive mouse clicking.
Meredith Ashbran
9 years ago
This is a very simple simulation but clearly shows the connection between different types of simple harmonic motion. Good short explanation.
Time spent reviewing site: 20 min
TC Kida
TC Kida (Student)
17 years ago
Good at showing the relationship between circular motion and that of a spring.
Nice explanation section.

Technical Remarks:

Don't press play - it runs very fast. Instead press forward or backward.
John Walkup
John Walkup (Staff)
17 years ago
One of the better demonstrations of circular motion.