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Ghostly Images JS Package
written by Anne Cox and Laura Fauver
The Ghostly Images Package contains Javascript models for 1D kinematics to illustrate the connection between motion diagrams ("ghostly images") and position-time plots. Simulations include constant velocity and constant acceleration. Developed for the Physical Science classroom.

The Ghostly Images Package was developed using the Easy Java/JavaScript Simulations (EjsS) version 5.  Although EjsS is a Java program, it can create stand alone JavaScript programs that run in almost any PC or tablet.
1 supplemental document is available
1 source code document is available
Subjects Levels Resource Types
Classical Mechanics
- Motion in One Dimension
= Acceleration
= Position & Displacement
= Velocity
- High School
- Middle School
- Lower Undergraduate
- Instructional Material
= Interactive Simulation
Appropriate Courses Categories Ratings
- Physical Science
- Physics First
- Conceptual Physics
- Algebra-based Physics
- Activity
- New teachers
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Access Rights:
Free access
This material is released under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No derivatives 3.0 license.
Rights Holder:
Anne J Cox
1D, acceleration, average velocity, displacement, instantaneous velocity, kinematics, one-dimension
Record Cloner:
Metadata instance created February 18, 2015 by Anne Cox
Record Updated:
March 23, 2015 by Bruce Mason
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February 18, 2015
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A. Cox and L. Fauver, Computer Program GHOSTLY IMAGES JS PACKAGE (2015), WWW Document, (https://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=13412&DocID=4000).
A. Cox and L. Fauver, Computer Program GHOSTLY IMAGES JS PACKAGE (2015), <https://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=13412&DocID=4000>.
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Cox, A., & Fauver, L. (2015). Ghostly Images JS Package [Computer software]. Retrieved May 22, 2024, from https://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=13412&DocID=4000
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Cox, Anne, and Laura Fauver. "Ghostly Images JS Package." https://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=13412&DocID=4000 (accessed 22 May 2024).
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Cox, Anne, and Laura Fauver. Ghostly Images JS Package. Computer software. 2015. 22 May 2024 <https://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=13412&DocID=4000>.
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@misc{ Author = "Anne Cox and Laura Fauver", Title = {Ghostly Images JS Package}, Month = {February}, Year = {2015} }
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