# MERLOT Materials

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#### Waves: An interactive Tutorial

This is a set of interactive tutorials designed to teach the fundamentals of wave dynamics. It starts with very simple... see more

#### Art Ludwig's Sound Page

From an elementary (but accurate) description of sound, including animations, to advanced material such as the solution... see more

#### Diffraction of Light

Applet displays the interference effects caused by a single slit diffraction of light.

#### Doppler

Vary the velocity and notice the wavelength shift ahead of and behind the source.

#### Finding Patterns

Build a pattern to complete a sequence of patterns. Study a sequence of three patterns of squares in a grid and build the... see more

#### First Semester Physics Simulations

A complete set of simulations for a first semester college physics class.

#### Hearing: Frequency and Volume

Test your hearing range by listening to low-, medium-, and high-frequency sounds. Compare the relative loudness of sounds... see more

#### How We Hear

This animation illustrates how sound waves cause us to hear.

#### Interference of Sinusoidal Waveforms

Illustrates how waveforms interact with each other.

#### Introduction to What Sound Is

A simple animation that illustrates how air molecules move in sound waves, one dimensionally.

#### Introductory Physics Lab e-Manual

An electronic laboratory manual for introductory physics consisting of videos (on principles and laboratory procedure) in... see more

A group of simulations on the physical and geometric nature of light along with applications of electromagnetic... see more

#### Longitudinal Waves and Guitar Strings

Animated gif of a guitar string after being plucked.

#### Longitudinal Waves and Tuning Forks

Animated gif of a tuning fork operating, with additional explanation.

#### Musical Acoustics

Extensive site, which is a tutorial on musical acoustics and relates it to introductory physics level study of waves

#### Overtone

Overtone is a downloadable program that allows you to create sine wave plus chosen harmonics (or overtones) and see the... see more

#### Physics Demo Videos

A collection of over 140 videos of Physics Demonstrations covering a wide variety of topics, from mechanics to atomic.... see more

#### Polarization of Light

This tutorial allows visitors to interactively block or pass light waves by controlling the alignment of polarizers with... see more

#### Resonance on a String

Simulation of driven transverse waves on a string. The driving frequency, amplitude, and length of string can all be... see more

#### Sound Waves and Music

This site contains an extensive set of notes on basic topics in physics. There are extensive illustrations and animations... see more

#### Sound Waves and the Eardrum

Information and an animated gif showing how the eardrum receives sound waves.

#### Sounds: Allow the Wave to Expand

This animation shows how air molecules move, 2 dimensionally, in a sound wave.

#### Standing waves in a tube

This animation allows one to choose a tube open at both ends, closed at both ends, or closed at one end, and shows... see more

#### Standing Waves, Harmonics, Nodes &... Standing Waves, Harmonics, Nodes & Antinodes

Selectable standing waves showing fundamental, second, third, and fourth harmonics. Also a look at Nodes and Antinodes.