Parachute Sim with js v4.7
Parachute Jump Simulator - by Rasheed Gadir, New Horizon High School.
Question 1: The effect of Air Resistance:
Question 2: Parachute Deployment:
Give a practical reason why the parachute should not be deployed immediately after jumping off the plane.
Question 3: The Graph
Reset the simulation, and start a new jump.
This time, deploy the parachute at a safe altitude. (If you deploy the chute at high altitude, the jump will take longer to complete).
Check the [Show graph] checkbox to display the velocity - time graph, and trajectory of jump.
Use the point tool and text tool to create and label the following points: