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This interactive simulation models the motion of a simple pendulum. How is the motion of the pendulum affected by changing length of the string, initial angle, and mass of the bob?…
  
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This interactive simulation offers a way for students to explore the connection between uniform circular motion and simple harmonic motion. The display shows two blocks on springs…
Pendulum Energy Model  [ Computer Program ]
  
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W. Christian, M. Belloni, and A. Cox
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This is a standards-based simulation for grade level 6-9, developed to help students visualize how total energy is conserved in a simple pendulum. It depicts a child swinging on a…
  
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This is a set of instructional materials developed at the University of Virginia to support teaching a unit on waves and oscillation. It is intended for students who have some…
  
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This student activity uses a Java applet to show the relationship between simple harmonic motion and constant velocity circular motion. The applet features three parts: 1) A particle…
  
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S. Reeves; Publisher: Physics Education Technology Project
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This lesson plan was developed specifically for use with the PhET simulation "The Moving Man". It is intended to help beginning students differentiate velocity vs. time graphs from…
  
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Publishers: Science NetLinks and American Association for the Advancement of Science
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In this lesson for Grades 6-8, learners observe the movement of pendulums in order to understand how gravitational forces act and how they affect changes in speed and acceleration of…
  
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This is a high school lesson plan on the topic of periodic motion. Students analyze data obtained from high-energy satellites of various binary stars orbital periods, then construct…
  
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University of Minnesota Physics Education Research Group, K. Heller, and P. Heller
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This page provides a set of 14 context-rich physics problems relating to waves and oscillations, appropriate for the second year of an algebra-based physics program. This problem set…
  
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A Physlet-based simulation demonstrating how you get a sine wave by moving an oscillating spring mass system. The user can examine the vertical and horizontal motions separately or…
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