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Physics Illuminations


Physics Illuminations

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A collection of Java applets with accompanying text designed to help students understand concepts in introductory mechanics. Topics include Vectors, 1D Kinematics, 2D Kinematics, Dynamics (Forces), and Work and Energy (under construction). The items are interactive, and provide immediate feedback and a running score, making them suitable for student self-study. A means of recording scores for a homework grade is available from the author.
Material Type: Tutorial
Technical Format: Java Applet
Date Added to MERLOT: October 08, 2004
Date Modified in MERLOT: July 14, 2015
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Submitter: Bruce Mason


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Primary Audience: College General Ed
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Technical Requirements: Sun Java 2 browser plugin
Language: English
Cost Involved: no
Source Code Available: yes
Accessiblity Information Available: no
Creative Commons: unsure


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