Moving man simulation

Use an on-line simulation from the University of Colorado PhET group to review motion in one dimension.

Link to the simulation: http://phet.colorado.edu/en/simulation/moving-man

Explore the interface!

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Try the different tabs at the top of the simulation.

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To produce graphs under the Charts tab, use Pause, set the parameters using the sliders, press Clear, and then press Play.

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Use the controls on the bottom to Pause, Step, Record and Playback the motion.

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Select Record before you start an experiment if you want to save it. 

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On the Chars tab, the vertical gray lines in the charts can be grabbed in Playback mode to help you to relate the graphs to the man's motion.

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Mathematical Expression and Reverse axis are advanced features under Special features.

Now go to Blackboard, Assignments, Extra Credit 1.  Use the simulation to help you answer questions 1 - 5.