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Chapter 2 introduces Java syntax and EJS elements in the context of simulating the motion of falling particles near the Earth's surface.  A simple Euler algorithm for solving first-order differential equations numerically is discussed and this algorithm is shown to produce errors when compared to an analytic solution.

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Book Title: An Introduction to Computer Simulation Methods - Draft EJS edition
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- Differential Equations
- Numerical Analysis
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The EJS adaption of Chapter 2 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=9372&DocID=1265).
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W. Christian, EJS CSM Textbook Chapter 2: Creating simulations in An Introduction to Computer Simulation Methods - Draft EJS edition (2009), <http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=9372&DocID=1265>.
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Christian, W. (2009). EJS CSM Textbook Chapter 2: Creating simulations. In An Introduction to Computer Simulation Methods - Draft EJS edition (fourth). Retrieved April 20, 2014, from http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=9372&DocID=1265
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Christian, Wolfgang. "EJS CSM Textbook Chapter 2: Creating simulations." In An Introduction to Computer Simulation Methods - Draft EJS edition. fourth ed. 2009. http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=9372&DocID=1265 (accessed 20 April 2014).
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Christian, Wolfgang. "EJS CSM Textbook Chapter 2: Creating simulations." An Introduction to Computer Simulation Methods - Draft EJS edition. fourth ed. 2009. 20 Apr. 2014 <http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=9372&DocID=1265>.
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