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Main Document

Function Visualizer Model 

written by Wolfgang Christian and Francisco Esquembre

The Function Visualizer Model displays the graph of a function f(x) with arbitrary parameters.┬áThe function can contain polynomial, trigonometric, and exponential expressions as well a parameters.  Parameters are connected to sliders that can be adjusted to observe the effect of varying parameter values.

This item was created with Easy Java Simulations (EJS), a modeling tool that allows users without formal programming experience to generate computer models and simulations. To run the simulation, simply click the Java Archive file below. To modify or customize the model, See Related Materials for detailed instructions on installing and running the EJS Modeling and Authoring Tool.

Published June 27, 2009
Last Modified July 14, 2013

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Supplemental Documents (8)

Function Visualizer Model for Teachers 

A customizable function visualizer model that allows teachers to set the display parameters.  The customized simulation is automatically saved with associated curricular in a new jar file that can be redistributed.

Last Modified July 21, 2012

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Function Visualizer for Teachers Model: Additional Documentation Regarding Customization 

A pdf file that provides additional documentation regarding customization of this simulation.

Published July 12, 2012
Last Modified August 9, 2012

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Wave Function with Unknown Sliders Problem 

Problem worksheet for the Wave Function with Unknown Sliders Problem exercise.

Published July 13, 2012
Last Modified July 13, 2012

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Wave Function with Unknown Sliders Problem Simulation 

Simulation for the Wave Function with Unknown Sliders Problem exercise.

Published July 13, 2012
Last Modified July 13, 2012

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Kinematics Function with Unknown Sliders Problem 

Problem worksheet for the Kinematics Function with Unknown Sliders Problem exercise.

Published July 13, 2012
Last Modified July 13, 2012

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Kinematics Function with Unknown Sliders Problem Simulation 

Simulation for the Kinematics Function with Unknown Sliders Problem exercise.

Published July 13, 2012
Last Modified July 13, 2012

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Two-Slit Interference Intensity Function with Unknown Sliders Problem 

Problem worksheet for the Two-Slit Interference Intensity Function with Unknown Sliders exercise.

Published July 13, 2012
Last Modified July 13, 2012

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Two-Slit Interference Intensity Function with Unknown Sliders Simulation 

Simulation for the Two-Slit Interference Intensity Function with Unknown Sliders Problem exercise.

Published July 13, 2012
Last Modified July 13, 2012

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Source Code Documents (2)

Function Visualizer Model source code 

Source Code for the Function Visualizer Model. The source code archive contains an XML representation of the EJS model. Unzip this archive in your EJS Workspace to compile and run this model using Ejs.

Last Modified June 15, 2012

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Function Visualizer for Teachers Source Code 

Source Code for Function Visualizer Model for Teachers for Teachers. The source code archive contains an XML representation of the EJS model. Unzip this archive in your EJS Workspace to compile and run this model using Ejs.

Last Modified July 21, 2012

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