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A. Duffy
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This web page is an interactive physics problem on center of mass. The student is asked to find the center of mass for a given set of variables, and can check their answer with the…
  
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F. Hwang
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This applet demonstrates the mechanical advantage that can be achieved by a pulley. There are three systems with different numbers of pulleys connected to masses. The systems start…
  
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W. Fendt
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This applet demonstrates motion of a body on an inclined plane. The angle of inclination, the mass, and the coefficient of friction can be set by the user and the resultant can be…
  
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W. Fendt
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This applet demonstrates the principle of lever and torque. Wieghts can be added or removed from different points on a balanced beam and the resultant tipping of the beam can be…
  
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J. Nelson and J. Nelson
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This activity from the PTRA Manual "The Role of the Laboratory in Teaching Introductory Physics" is a variation of the typical static laboratory activity, and includes a method of…
  
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This applet demonstrates equilibrium of three forces in a system consisting of two pulleys and three weights connected by strings. The user can adjust the weights and the placement…
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Publisher: College Ready Math-Science Partnership
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This set of teacher notes and student activities covers topics in equilibrium, where total force and torque are zero. This material provides teachers with important concepts to be…
  
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M. Shida
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This video performance demonstrates the concepts of center of mass, torque, and balance in a dramatic fashion. The performer a series of sticks of increasing size, starting with a…