Function Visualizer Model
written by
Wolfgang Christian and
Francisco Esquembre
The Function Visualizer Model displays the graph of a function f(x) with arbitrary parameters. The function can contain polynomial, trigonometric, and exponential expressions as well a parameters. Parameters are connected to sliders that can be adjusted to observe the effect of varying parameter values.
This applet was created using the Easy Java Simulations (EJS) modeling tool. It is distributed as a ready-to-run Java archive. Double clicking the ejs_math_FunctionVisualizer.jar file will run the program if Java is installed. EJS is a part of the Open Source Physics Project and is available in the OSP Collection. Please note that this resource requires at least version 1.5 of Java (JRE).
8 supplemental documents are available
Function Visualizer Model for Teachers
A customizable function visualizer model that allows teachers to set the display parameters. The customized simulation is automatically saved with associated curricular in a new jar file that can be redistributed. download 1107kb .jar Last Modified: July 21, 2012 previous versions
Function Visualizer for Teachers Model: Additional Documentation Regarding Customization
A pdf file that provides additional documentation regarding customization of this simulation. download 181kb .pdf Published: July 12, 2012 previous versions
Wave Function with Unknown Sliders Problem
Problem worksheet for the Wave Function with Unknown Sliders Problem exercise. download 83kb .pdf Published: July 13, 2012
Wave Function with Unknown Sliders Problem Simulation
Simulation for the Wave Function with Unknown Sliders Problem exercise. download 1080kb .jar Published: July 13, 2012 previous versions
Kinematics Function with Unknown Sliders Problem
Problem worksheet for the Kinematics Function with Unknown Sliders Problem exercise. download 83kb .pdf Published: July 13, 2012
Kinematics Function with Unknown Sliders Problem Simulation
Simulation for the Kinematics Function with Unknown Sliders Problem exercise. download 1080kb .jar Published: July 13, 2012
Two-Slit Interference Intensity Function with Unknown Sliders Problem
Problem worksheet for the Two-Slit Interference Intensity Function with Unknown Sliders exercise. download 116kb .pdf Published: July 13, 2012
Two-Slit Interference Intensity Function with Unknown Sliders Simulation
Simulation for the Two-Slit Interference Intensity Function with Unknown Sliders Problem exercise. download 1117kb .jar Published: July 13, 2012
2 source code documents are available
Function Visualizer Model source code
Source Code for the Function Visualizer Model. The source code archive contains an XML representation of the EJS model. Unzip this archive in your EJS Workspace to compile and run this model using Ejs. download 27kb .zip Last Modified: June 6, 2014 previous versions
Function Visualizer for Teachers Source Code
Source Code for Function Visualizer Model for Teachers for Teachers. The source code archive contains an XML representation of the EJS model. Unzip this archive in your EJS Workspace to compile and run this model using Ejs. download 33kb .zip Last Modified: July 21, 2012 previous versions
AAAS Benchmark Alignments (2008 Version)9. The Mathematical World
9B. Symbolic Relationships
11. Common Themes
11B. Models
AAAS Benchmark Alignments (1993 Version)9. THE MATHEMATICAL WORLD
B. Symbolic Relationships
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W. Christian and F. Esquembre, Computer Program FUNCTION VISUALIZER MODEL (2009), WWW Document, (http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=9190&DocID=1232).
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W. Christian and F. Esquembre, Computer Program FUNCTION VISUALIZER MODEL (2009), <http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=9190&DocID=1232>.
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Christian, W., & Esquembre, F. (2009). Function Visualizer Model [Computer software]. Retrieved October 25, 2016, from http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=9190&DocID=1232
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Christian, Wolfgang, and Francisco Esquembre. "Function Visualizer Model." http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=9190&DocID=1232 (accessed 25 October 2016).
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Christian, Wolfgang, and Francisco Esquembre. Function Visualizer Model. Computer software. 2009. Java (JRE) 1.5. 25 Oct. 2016 <http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=9190&DocID=1232>.
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Author = "Wolfgang Christian and Francisco Esquembre",
Title = {Function Visualizer Model},
Month = {June},
Year = {2009}
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