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This web site provides a series of demos and tutorial exercises and demos related to introductory classical mechanics. Students can learn or review concepts and quiz themselves on their understanding. The subjects include motion in one and two dimensions, Newton's laws, and vectors. A section on Work and Energy is not yet available.
Subjects Levels Resource Types
Classical Mechanics
- Applications of Newton's Laws
- General
- Motion in One Dimension
- Motion in Two Dimensions
General Physics
- Collections
Mathematical Tools
- Vector Algebra
- High School
- Lower Undergraduate
- Collection
- Instructional Material
= Interactive Simulation
= Problem/Problem Set
= Tutorial
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- Physical Science
- Physics First
- Conceptual Physics
- Algebra-based Physics
- AP Physics
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- Laboratory
- Assessment
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© 2004 Ron Greene
Keywords:
1D motion, 2D motion, Kinematics, Newton's Laws, vector algebra, vector components
Record Creator:
Metadata instance created July 19, 2004 by Melanie Carter
Record Updated:
June 20, 2010 by Lyle Barbato
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Topic: Kinematics: The Physics of Motion
Unit Title: Frames of Reference

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R. Greene, (2004), WWW Document, (http://www.physics.uoguelph.ca/phyjlh/Green/Illuminations/html/IllumMain.html).
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R. Greene, Physics Illuminations (2004), <http://www.physics.uoguelph.ca/phyjlh/Green/Illuminations/html/IllumMain.html>.
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Greene, R. (2004). Physics Illuminations. Retrieved September 16, 2014, from http://www.physics.uoguelph.ca/phyjlh/Green/Illuminations/html/IllumMain.html
Chicago Format
Greene, Ron. Physics Illuminations. 2004. http://www.physics.uoguelph.ca/phyjlh/Green/Illuminations/html/IllumMain.html (accessed 16 September 2014).
MLA Format
Greene, Ron. Physics Illuminations. 2004. 16 Sep. 2014 <http://www.physics.uoguelph.ca/phyjlh/Green/Illuminations/html/IllumMain.html>.
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@misc{ Author = "Ron Greene", Title = {Physics Illuminations}, Volume = {2014}, Number = {16 September 2014}, Year = {2004} }
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