The Collision Carts Interactive provides a virtual collision track for colliding or exploding carts. The mass of the two carts and their pre-collision velocities can be varied. Inelastic and elastic collisions or explosions can be conducted. Post-collision velocities are displayed.
Users are encouraged to open the Interactive and explore. Or if desired, The Physics Classroom has prepared two activites for a more directed experience. View ...
Learners and Instructors may also be interested in viewing the accompanying Notes page
. Technical information, teaching suggestions, and related resources that complement this Interactive are provided on the Notes page. View Notes