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written by Fu-Kwun Hwang
In this applet, a frictionless ramp of mass m2 is initially at rest on a horizontal frictionless surface. A small box of mass m1 is placed at the top of the ramp and then released from rest. After the box is released, it slides down the ramp and onto the horizontal surface. A graph of the velocities are plotted.
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Classical Mechanics
- Motion in Two Dimensions
= 2D Velocity
= Center of Mass
= Position & Displacement
- Newton's Third Law
= Action/Reaction
- High School
- Lower Undergraduate
- Instructional Material
= Interactive Simulation
- Audio/Visual
= Movie/Animation
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- Conceptual Physics
- Algebra-based Physics
- AP Physics
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© 2001 Fu-Kwun Hwang
Keywords:
center of mass, incline plane, interactive problem solving, masses on a ramp, simulation
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Metadata instance created December 1, 2007 by Alea Smith
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January 22, 2011 by Lyle Barbato
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F. Hwang, (2001), WWW Document, (http://www.phy.ntnu.edu.tw/ntnujava/index.php?topic=431.0).
AJP/PRST-PER
F. Hwang, NTNU Java: A box released from a frictionless ramp on a horizontal frictionless surface, (2001), <http://www.phy.ntnu.edu.tw/ntnujava/index.php?topic=431.0>.
APA Format
Hwang, F. (2007, February 25). NTNU Java: A box released from a frictionless ramp on a horizontal frictionless surface. Retrieved November 28, 2014, from http://www.phy.ntnu.edu.tw/ntnujava/index.php?topic=431.0
Chicago Format
Hwang, Fu-Kwun. NTNU Java: A box released from a frictionless ramp on a horizontal frictionless surface. February 25, 2007. http://www.phy.ntnu.edu.tw/ntnujava/index.php?topic=431.0 (accessed 28 November 2014).
MLA Format
Hwang, Fu-Kwun. NTNU Java: A box released from a frictionless ramp on a horizontal frictionless surface. 2001. 25 Feb. 2007. 28 Nov. 2014 <http://www.phy.ntnu.edu.tw/ntnujava/index.php?topic=431.0>.
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@misc{ Author = "Fu-Kwun Hwang", Title = {NTNU Java: A box released from a frictionless ramp on a horizontal frictionless surface}, Volume = {2014}, Number = {28 November 2014}, Month = {February 25, 2007}, Year = {2001} }
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