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Motion of a Ping-Pong

Motion of a Ping-Pong

Java applet to explain a peculiar motional effect of a ping-pong (table tennis) ball or a cue (pool, or billiard) ball.


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John Walkup
John Walkup (Staff)
22 years ago
Also has applications in billiards (draw shot). The applet did not run very smoothly under Netscape (Solaris). For those taking the time this applet could be useful.