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written by Wolfgang Christian
The Physlets jar file contains forty (40) Java applets known as Physlets.  Applets are not stand-alone programs and must be embedded into html pages to be useful.   Physlet applets are small computational engines that are are designed to be scripted using JavaScipt.  See the Physlets and the Physlet Physics books for additional details.

The combined Physlets jar fixes problems when Physlets are run under Java 7 amd Java 8.  Please report any inconsistencies between the original Prentice Hall CD and this release to Wolfgang Christian (wochristian@davidson.edu).

Please note that this resource requires at least version 1.4 of Java Applet Plug-in.
View examples of this resource embedded as an applet in an html page (6)
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Physlet applets may be used for non-profit, educational purposes without requesting permission. Physlet-based curricular material is copyrighted by the author or publisher.
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Metadata instance created February 16, 2011 by Wolfgang Christian
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October 1, 2014 by Wolfgang Christian
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W. Christian, Computer Program PHYSLETS JAR (2011), WWW Document, (http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=10710&DocID=2166).
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W. Christian, Computer Program PHYSLETS JAR (2011), <http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=10710&DocID=2166>.
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Christian, W. (2011). Physlets Jar [Computer software]. Retrieved October 25, 2014, from http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=10710&DocID=2166
Chicago Format
Christian, Wolfgang. "Physlets Jar." http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=10710&DocID=2166 (accessed 25 October 2014).
MLA Format
Christian, Wolfgang. Physlets Jar. Computer software. 2011. Java Applet Plug-in 1.4. 25 Oct. 2014 <http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=10710&DocID=2166>.
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