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written by Anne Cox, Wolfgang Christian, Mario Belloni, and Jacob Brock
The Introductory Physics Pendulum Lab program asks students to develop a model for a pendulum. It is distributed as a ready-to-run (compiled) Java archive.  Double-clicking the ejs_intro_PendulumLab.jar file will run the program if Java is installed. In order to modify this simulation (and see how it is designed), if you have Ejs installed, you can right-click within the simulation window and select Open Ejs Model from the pop-up menu. Information about Ejs (Easy Java Simulations) is available at: http://www.um.es/fem/Ejs/.
  
The Intro Pendulum Lab program is one of a suite of Easy Java Simulations (Ejs) models used in Introductory Physics Labs. Ejs, a part of the Open Source Physics Project, and is designed to make it easier to access, modify and generate computer models.  Additional models can be found by searching ComPADRE for Ejs.

Please note that this resource requires at least version 1.5 of Java.
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Subjects Levels Resource Types
Classical Mechanics
- Newton's Second Law
= Force, Acceleration
Oscillations & Waves
- Oscillations
= Pendula
- Lower Undergraduate
- High School
- Instructional Material
= Activity
= Curriculum support
= Interactive Simulation
= Laboratory
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© 2008 Wolfgang Christian
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PACSs:
01.50.hv
07.05.Tp
01.50.Lc
Keywords:
computational modeling, osp, simple harmonic motion
Record Creator:
Metadata instance created May 29, 2008 by Anne Cox
Record Updated:
June 10, 2014 by Andreu Glasmann
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A. Cox, W. Christian, M. Belloni, and J. Brock, Computer Program INTRO PENDULUMLAB MODEL (2008), WWW Document, (http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=7300&DocID=471).
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A. Cox, W. Christian, M. Belloni, and J. Brock, Computer Program INTRO PENDULUMLAB MODEL (2008), <http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=7300&DocID=471>.
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Cox, A., Christian, W., Belloni, M., & Brock, J. (2008). Intro PendulumLab Model [Computer software]. Retrieved December 20, 2014, from http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=7300&DocID=471
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Cox, A, W. Christian, M. Belloni, and J. Brock. "Intro PendulumLab Model." http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=7300&DocID=471 (accessed 20 December 2014).
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Cox, Anne, Wolfgang Christian, Mario Belloni, and Jacob Brock. Intro PendulumLab Model. Computer software. 2008. Java 1.5. 20 Dec. 2014 <http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=7300&DocID=471>.
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