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The animation simulates the motion of a helium balloon with the effect of air resistance neglected. A graph of y velocity vs. time for the balloon is also shown (position is given in meters and time is given in seconds). Restart.
Problem authored by Aaron Titus with support by the National
Science Foundation under Grant No. DUE-9952323 and placed in the public domain.
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