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The Bouncing Ball

The Bouncing Ball

This applet shows the mass bouncing from the walls of the box. The mass moves under the force of gravity, and all collisions are elastic. The angle at which the mass hits the surface is equal to the angle at which it leaves the surface.
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John Walkup
John Walkup (Staff)
18 years ago
Nice graphics, but I am not sure what this applet is designed to demonstrate.