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written by Michael Fowler and Jacquie Hui Wan Ching
This web page demonstrates the slingshot effect through a Flash simulation. The user places an object at some distance from Jupiter, sets up its initial velocity, then choose the appropriate time to lunch it. Once the simulation begins, the path of the projectile and its speed are shown.
Subjects Levels Resource Types
Classical Mechanics
- Gravity
= Orbits
- Lower Undergraduate
- High School
- Instructional Material
= Curriculum support
= Interactive Simulation
- Audio/Visual
= Movie/Animation
Intended Users Formats Ratings
- Learners
- Educators
- application/flash
- text/html
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© 2004 Michael Fowler
Keywords:
Planetary Motion, sling shot, space, space exploration, space travel
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Metadata instance created September 20, 2008 by Taha Mzoughi
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September 20, 2008 by Taha Mzoughi
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June 25, 2004
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AIP Format
M. Fowler and J. Hui Wan Ching, (2004), WWW Document, (http://galileoandeinstein.physics.virginia.edu/more_stuff/flashlets/Slingshot.htm).
AJP/PRST-PER
M. Fowler and J. Hui Wan Ching, Slingshot Effect, (2004), <http://galileoandeinstein.physics.virginia.edu/more_stuff/flashlets/Slingshot.htm>.
APA Format
Fowler, M., & Hui Wan Ching, J. (2004, June 25). Slingshot Effect. Retrieved June 25, 2019, from http://galileoandeinstein.physics.virginia.edu/more_stuff/flashlets/Slingshot.htm
Chicago Format
Fowler, Michael, and Jacquie Hui Wan Ching. Slingshot Effect. June 25, 2004. http://galileoandeinstein.physics.virginia.edu/more_stuff/flashlets/Slingshot.htm (accessed 25 June 2019).
MLA Format
Fowler, Michael, and Jacquie Hui Wan Ching. Slingshot Effect. 2004. 25 June 2004. 25 June 2019 <http://galileoandeinstein.physics.virginia.edu/more_stuff/flashlets/Slingshot.htm>.
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@misc{ Author = "Michael Fowler and Jacquie Hui Wan Ching", Title = {Slingshot Effect}, Volume = {2019}, Number = {25 June 2019}, Month = {June 25, 2004}, Year = {2004} }
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%D June 25, 2004
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%O application/flash

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%D June 25, 2004
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%V 2019
%N 25 June 2019
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%9 application/flash
%U http://galileoandeinstein.physics.virginia.edu/more_stuff/flashlets/Slingshot.htm


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