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written by Walter Fendt
This animation gives students a highly visual way to see how the math works in vector addition. Users can input 2-5 forces. The animation then shows the parallel translations of the force arrows and auto-generates the resultant. This resource can be viewed in either HTML5 or as a Java applet.

This resource is part of a large collection of interactive resources developed for physics education.

Please note that this resource requires at least version 1.4.1 of Java.
Subjects Levels Resource Types
Classical Mechanics
- Motion in Two Dimensions
- Work and Energy
Mathematical Tools
- Vector Algebra
- High School
- Instructional Material
= Interactive Simulation
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- application/java
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© 1998 Walter Fendt
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Keywords:
TPT Websights, graphical, tip to tail, vector addition
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Metadata instance created March 13, 2006 by Jason Garman
Record Updated:
August 18, 2020 by Lyle Barbato
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December 27, 2002
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W. Fendt, (1998), WWW Document, (https://www.walter-fendt.de/html5/phen/resultant_en.htm).
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W. Fendt, Walter Fendt Physics Applets: Resultant of Forces (Addition of Vectors) (1998), <https://www.walter-fendt.de/html5/phen/resultant_en.htm>.
APA Format
Fendt, W. (2002, December 27). Walter Fendt Physics Applets: Resultant of Forces (Addition of Vectors). Retrieved July 13, 2024, from https://www.walter-fendt.de/html5/phen/resultant_en.htm
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Fendt, Walter. Walter Fendt Physics Applets: Resultant of Forces (Addition of Vectors). December 27, 2002. https://www.walter-fendt.de/html5/phen/resultant_en.htm (accessed 13 July 2024).
MLA Format
Fendt, Walter. Walter Fendt Physics Applets: Resultant of Forces (Addition of Vectors). 1998. 27 Dec. 2002. 13 July 2024 <https://www.walter-fendt.de/html5/phen/resultant_en.htm>.
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@misc{ Author = "Walter Fendt", Title = {Walter Fendt Physics Applets: Resultant of Forces (Addition of Vectors)}, Volume = {2024}, Number = {13 July 2024}, Month = {December 27, 2002}, Year = {1998} }
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