Problem 10.8

Animation 1 Animation 2 Animation 3

Please wait for the animation to completely load.

A car starts from rest and accelerates until it is halfway around a circular track. After that time it moves at constant speed (position is given in meters and time is given in seconds). Which animation correctly shows the acceleration vector? Restart.

Problem authored by Mario Belloni and Wolfgang Christian.
HTML updated for JavaScript by Ricky Davidson.
Physlets were developed at Davidson College and converted from Java to JavaScript using the SwingJS system developed at St. Olaf College.