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Sliding Chain Tracker Experiment
written by Jakub Cislo
This Tracker video analysis experiment explores a chain sliding off a table.  It was submitted by a Krakow, Poland, high school student.

A trz file is a zip file that contains the video and Tracker data.  It can be opened using Tracker.  It can also be opened with standard zip tools to extract analysis pdf and the video clip.

Please note that this resource requires at least version 1.5 of Java.
1 supplemental document is available
Subjects Levels Resource Types
Classical Mechanics
- General
- Newton's Second Law
= Force, Acceleration
- Lower Undergraduate
- High School
- Upper Undergraduate
- Instructional Material
= Interactive Simulation
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This material is released under a GNU General Public License Version 3 license. Additional information is available.
Rights Holder:
Jakub Cuslo
Record Cloner:
Metadata instance created April 21, 2019 by Wolfgang Christian
Record Updated:
April 27, 2023 by Douglas Brown
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when Cataloged:
April 21, 2019
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AIP Format
J. Cislo, Computer Program SLIDING CHAIN TRACKER EXPERIMENT, Version 1.0 (2019), WWW Document, (https://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=15015&DocID=5046).
J. Cislo, Computer Program SLIDING CHAIN TRACKER EXPERIMENT, Version 1.0 (2019), <https://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=15015&DocID=5046>.
APA Format
Cislo, J. (2019). Sliding Chain Tracker Experiment (Version 1.0) [Computer software]. Retrieved July 24, 2024, from https://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=15015&DocID=5046
Chicago Format
Cislo, Jakub. "Sliding Chain Tracker Experiment." Version 1.0. https://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=15015&DocID=5046 (accessed 24 July 2024).
MLA Format
Cislo, Jakub. Sliding Chain Tracker Experiment. Vers. 1.0. Computer software. 2019. Java 1.5. 24 July 2024 <https://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=15015&DocID=5046>.
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@misc{ Author = "Jakub Cislo", Title = {Sliding Chain Tracker Experiment}, Month = {April}, Year = {2019} }
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