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written by Fu-Kwun Hwang
This website, from National Taiwan Normal University, provides applets that demonstrate Kepler's laws of planetary motion. The site offers a description of all three laws and a brief history of Johann Kepler and his discoveries. The applet can be adjusted to display several different variables of planetary motion to simulate each law effectively.
Subjects Levels Resource Types
- Fundamentals
= Kepler's Laws
- High School
- Lower Undergraduate
- Instructional Material
= Simulation
- Reference Material
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Access Rights: Free access
Restriction: © 2006 SMF Simple Machines LLC
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Keywords: brahe, johannes kepler
Record Creator: Metadata instance created October 27, 2008 by Logan Hancock
Record Updated: Oct 28, 2008 by Ed Lee
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February 9, 2008
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F. Hwang, (2006), WWW Document, (
F. Hwang, Kepler Motion, (2006), <>.
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Hwang, F. (2008, February 9). Kepler Motion. Retrieved July 29, 2016, from
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Hwang, Fu-Kwun. Kepler Motion. February 9, 2008. (accessed 29 July 2016).
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Hwang, Fu-Kwun. Kepler Motion. 2006. 9 Feb. 2008. 29 July 2016 <>.
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