PhET Simulation: Masses & Springs Feature Summary

Type:
Physics at Home
Title:
PhET: Masses & Springs
Description:
Security note:
Once you have clicked on the "simulation" link below, be sure to read the Java Security Advisory before running the simulation: To do that, click the "Read now" button on the yellow band near the top of the PhET page.

Visit PhET: Masses & Springs for a realistic virtual mass-and-spring lab. You can change variables and see the effect on the motion of the mass. To find out what happens when the mass is driven by an external force, check out Damped Driven Simple Harmonic Oscillator and Driven Harmonic Oscillator.
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July 16, 2008 - August 1, 2008