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Eratosthenes Model  [ Computer Program ]
  
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T. Timberlake
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The Eratosthenes model displays the shadows cast by two gnomons (sticks) at different locations on Earth. For one gnomon, Sun is directly overhead (as would be the case if the gnomon…
Vernier Caliper Model  [ Computer Program ]
  
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F. Hwang; Editors: L. Wee and W. Christian
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The Vernier Caliper model shows the principle of operation and the physical parts of a Vernier Caliper. The Vernier calipers model has an object (Blue) for the internal jaws to…
Micrometer Model  [ Computer Program ]
  
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F. Hwang; Editors: L. Wee and W. Christian
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The Micrometer Model shows the principle of operation and the physical parts of a real micrometer. Micrometers use a screw to amplify distances that are too small to measure directly…
Galton Board Model  [ Computer Program ]
  
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W. Christian
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A Galton board is a vertical board with n rows of pegs onto which a ball is dropped. Each time a ball hits a peg, it has a probability p of bouncing to the left and a probability of…
OSP User's Guide Chapter 16: Tracker  [ Book Section ]
  
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The Tracker Chapter of the OSP User's Guide provides documentation and examples of using Tracker, a video analysis tool with dynamical modeling. This includes a summary of features…
Tracker Video Analysis and Modeling Tool  [ Computer Program ]
  
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The Tracker Video Analysis and Modeling Tool allows students to model and analyze the motion of objects in videos. By overlaying simple dynamical models directly onto videos,…
Data Tool Program  [ Computer Program ]
  
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Data Tool is a data analysis tool for plotting and fitting data from laboratory experiments, simulations, video analysis, or any other data set organized into columns. Data Tool…
Drag The Monster Truck JS Model  [ Computer Program ]
  
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W. Christian
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The Drag the Monster Truck JavaScript Model shows a truck together with a distance, velocity, or acceleration vs. time graph. Use the mouse to drag the rear bumper of the truck to…
Physics Education
  
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L. Wee and H. Ning, Phys. Educ., 49 (5).
This article presents the customization of EJS models, used together with actual laboratory instruments, to create an active experiential learning of measurements. The laboratory…
Galton Board JS Model  [ Computer Program ]
  
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W. Christian
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A Galton board is a vertical board with n rows of pegs onto which a ball is dropped. Each time a ball hits a peg, it has a probability p of bouncing to the left and a probability of…
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