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Chapter 3 discusses several numerical methods needed to simulate the motion of particles using Newton's laws and introduces the Ordinary Differential Equation (ODE) editor that makes it possible to select different numerical algorithms for ODE-based models. EJS 3D elements are also introduced to model motion in three dimensions.

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Book Title: An Introduction to Computer Simulation Methods - Draft EJS edition
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The EJS adaption of Chapter 3 is based on the third edition of An Introduction to Computer Simulation Methods by H. Gould, J. Tobochnik, and W. Christian. This chapter may not be copied or distributed for commercial use without contacting one of the authors.
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W. Christian, in An Introduction to Computer Simulation Methods - Draft EJS edition (2009), WWW Document, (http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=9373&DocID=1268).
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W. Christian, EJS CSM Textbook Chapter 3: Simulating Particle Motion in An Introduction to Computer Simulation Methods - Draft EJS edition (2009), <http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=9373&DocID=1268>.
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Christian, W. (2009). EJS CSM Textbook Chapter 3: Simulating Particle Motion. In An Introduction to Computer Simulation Methods - Draft EJS edition (fourth). Retrieved April 18, 2014, from http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=9373&DocID=1268
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Christian, Wolfgang. "EJS CSM Textbook Chapter 3: Simulating Particle Motion." In An Introduction to Computer Simulation Methods - Draft EJS edition. fourth ed. 2009. http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=9373&DocID=1268 (accessed 18 April 2014).
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Christian, Wolfgang. "EJS CSM Textbook Chapter 3: Simulating Particle Motion." An Introduction to Computer Simulation Methods - Draft EJS edition. fourth ed. 2009. 18 Apr. 2014 <http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=9373&DocID=1268>.
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