Fan Carts

This series shows a dynamics cart with a fan mounted on it. It is useful for sorting out the signs of acceleration in various cases.

Speeding up toward the motion detector:


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  • Flash: SpeedTo114.swf
  • Download Video: MP4: SpeedTo.mp4

    Slowing down toward the motion detector:


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  • Flash: SloToward114.swf
  • Download Video: MP4: SloToward.mp4

    Speeding up away from the motion detector:


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  • Flash: SpeedAway114.swf
  • Download Video: MP4: SpeedAway.mp4

    The Flash versions of the movies have built-in analysis software. Try clicking on the cart in each frame of the movie below.

    Slowing down away from the motion detector:


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  • Flash: SloAway114.swf
  • Download Video: MP4: SloAway.mp4

    Changing direction:


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  • Flash: ChgDir114.swf
  • Download Video: MP4: ChgDirL.mp4