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This Hyperphysics site, from Georgia State University, provides a detailed explanation of simple harmonic motion, including formulas and illustrations.  Numerous links provide further information.
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Waves and Pendula
- Oscillations
= Hooke's Law
= Simple Harmonic Motion
= Springs and Oscillators
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- Informal Education
- Reference Material
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