Pendulum Sim - Small Basic Featured Program

In the September challenges

LitDev presented us with a...


Physics Challenge

  • Animate a physically realistic pendulum
  • Try to get its period correct for the scale length of the swing
  • See here or  many other sites on this topic



Jibba Jabba rose to the challenge:


Check it out!


Here's the text book that Jibba Jabba used for pendulum: scroll down a bit in Ch 3:

Great resource! And what a befitting name for this book, The Nature of Code.


Have you seen any other Small Basic pendulum simulations? Post them in the comments!


Small and Basically yours,

   - Ninja Ed