This is an interactive simulation on the topic of uniform and nonuniform circular motion. It features a ladybug rotating on a rotating platform. Users can change the location of the ladybug, add a bug of larger mass, change the various initial kinematics quantities, display vectors and graphs of the kinematics quantities.
This item is part of a larger and growing collection of resources developed by the Physics Education Technology project. SEE RELATED MATERIALS BELOW for a link to clicker questions developed by the PhET team to accompany the Ladybug Revolution simulation.
%0 Electronic Source %D July 21, 2008 %T PhET Simulation: Ladybug Revolution %I PhET %V 2018 %N 24 September 2018 %8 July 21, 2008 %9 application/java %U https://phet.colorado.edu/en/simulation/rotation
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