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Acceleration Computation (Fixed)

Submitted on: 3/4/2004 6:21:59 PM
By: Jonathan Shaffer  
Level: Beginner
User Rating: Unrated
Compatibility: Java (JDK 1.2)
Views: 14283
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     This program computes the rate of acceleration of an object by imputing the initial and final velocities and the time it took to get there. Please vote if you like.

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// Name: Acceleration Computation (Fixed)
// Description:This program computes the rate of acceleration of an object by imputing the initial and final velocities and the time it took to get there. Please vote if you like.
// By: Jonathan Shaffer
//This code is copyrighted and has// limited warranties.Please see details.//**************************************

 *Code Created by Jonathan Shaffer*
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 *Please mention me in your credits *
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 *so I know my code is helping people *
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import java.awt.*;
import java.awt.event.*;
public class Accelerator extends java.applet.Applet implements ActionListener {
 double v1 = 0;
 double v2 = 0;
 double time = 0;
 double a = 0;
TextField txt1 = new TextField("Initial Velocity",30);
TextField txt2 = new TextField("Final Velocity",30);
TextField txt3 = new TextField("Time",30);
TextField txt4 = new TextField("Meters/S ",30);
Button btn1 = new Button(" Compute ");
Button btn2 = new Button(" Reset ");
 public void init() {
 public void actionPerformed(ActionEvent e) {
Object source = e.getSource();
if (source == btn1) {
 double v1 = (double)((Double.parseDouble(txt1.getText())));
 double v2 = (double)((Double.parseDouble(txt2.getText())));
 double time = (double)((Double.parseDouble(txt3.getText())));
 a = (v2 - v1) / time;
 txt4.setText("Meters/S =" + a);
 if (source == btn2) {
 txt1.setText("Initial Velocity");
 txt2.setText("Final Velocity");
 txt4.setText("Meters/S ");
else {

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9/30/2005 6:04:57 AMBhadru

Thanks for helping me out in Physics
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