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Vector Components Model  [ Computer Program ]
  
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This computer model allows students to split a vector into its components and practice finding the magnitude and direction. In addition, it offers a "Find components" mode, where…
Vector Addition Model  [ Computer Program ]
  
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This simulation gives students a chance to practice two-dimensional vector addition in an interactive format with immediate feedback. The magnitude and direction of two vectors are…
  
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This item is an interactive three-dimensional animation that illustrates the concept of vector cross product. Users set angle theta from zero to 360 degrees, and then rotate a vector…
  
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This three-dimensional simulation illustrates the different types of coordinate systems often used in studying electricity and magnetism: cartesian, cylindrical (polar), and…
  
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This page contains a set of 21 problems (with solutions) on motion and forces, designed to support an introductory physics curriculum. Topics encompass kinematics, vector algebra,…
  
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This simulation gives students a chance to practice two-dimensional vector addition in an interactive format with immediate feedback. The magnitude and direction of two vectors are…
  
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This site contains a comprehensive collection of free resources designed to help high school students gain understanding and confidence in algebra. Materials include online tutorials…
Function Visualizer Model  [ Computer Program ]
  
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The Function Visualizer Model displays the graph of a function f(x) with arbitrary parameters.┬áThe function can contain polynomial, trigonometric, and exponential expressions as well…
  
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This web page provides a basic introduction to calculus differentials and integrals, written in simple language and accompanied by easily-understood examples. It covers topics such…
  
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This page contains a worksheet on the topic of vectors for beginning physics students. It was developed as a companion to the lecture presentations by the same authors (see Related…
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