Physlet Library

Jan. 2002

CD version

Classical Mechanics
  kinematics

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ID#: 88

Name: Golf ball rims hole

Description: A golf ball "rims" the hole as it catches the lip of the hole. The animation uses an inverse-square interaction to model the path of the ball.

Vectors v1 and v2 are shown at two instances of time. They can be dragged to a common origin so that the change in velocity can be determined.



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This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. DUE-9952323

Aaron Titus | North Carolina A & T State University | titus@ncat.edu