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written by the NASA Glenn Research Center
edited by Tom Benson
Web site contains java applet which simulates the forces acting on a baseball. The user can change the speed, the spin, the angle and the height of the ball. Additionally, the user can choose from among several ball parks, and weather conditions. The simulation shows the effect of the various parameters on the path of the ball. Several views of the path of the ball are provided.

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Subjects Levels Resource Types
Fluid Mechanics
- Dynamics of Fluids
= Bernoulli Force
- General
Other Sciences
- Engineering
- Lower Undergraduate
- High School
- Upper Undergraduate
- Instructional Material
= Curriculum support
= Interactive Simulation
- Audio/Visual
= Movie/Animation
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- Learners
- application/java
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Keywords:
Aerodynamics, air pressure, altitude, baseball, curve ball, lift, spin, strike
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March 22, 2009 by Lyle Barbato
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NASA Glenn Research Center, , edited by T. Benson, WWW Document, (http://www.grc.nasa.gov/WWW/K-12/airplane/foil2bk.html).
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NASA Glenn Research Center, CurveBall - Expert Version, , edited by T. Benson, <http://www.grc.nasa.gov/WWW/K-12/airplane/foil2bk.html>.
APA Format
NASA Glenn Research Center. (n.d.). CurveBall - Expert Version. Retrieved December 15, 2017, from http://www.grc.nasa.gov/WWW/K-12/airplane/foil2bk.html
Chicago Format
NASA Glenn Research Center. CurveBall - Expert Version. Edited by Tom Benson. http://www.grc.nasa.gov/WWW/K-12/airplane/foil2bk.html (accessed 15 December 2017).
MLA Format
NASA Glenn Research Center. CurveBall - Expert Version. Ed. Benson, Tom. 15 Dec. 2017 <http://www.grc.nasa.gov/WWW/K-12/airplane/foil2bk.html>.
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@misc{ Author = "NASA Glenn Research Center", Title = {CurveBall - Expert Version}, Volume = {2017}, Number = {15 December 2017}, Year = {} }
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%O application/java

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%A NASA Glenn Research Center,
%T CurveBall - Expert Version
%E Benson, Tom
%V 2017
%N 15 December 2017
%9 application/java
%U http://www.grc.nasa.gov/WWW/K-12/airplane/foil2bk.html


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A lesser intricate simulation with different views and a wind tunnel panel.

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