Sam B. McKagan and
Katherine K. Perkins
the Physics Education Technology Project
This page contains an interactive lecture developed specifically for use with the PhET simulation "Quantum Wave Interference". It consists of lecture notes and concept questions for a 30-minute introduction to probability and randomness in the context of the double slit experiment. It may be downloaded as a Power Point file and adapted for use in either an introductory class or a sophomore-level Modern Physics class.
This item was developed by members of the PhET research team using principles from physics education research.
S. McKagan and K. Perkins, PhET Teacher Ideas & Activities: Probability and Randomness Interactive Lecture, (Physics Education Technology Project, Boulder, 2007), <http://phet.colorado.edu/en/contributions/view/2990>.
McKagan, S., & Perkins, K. (2008, July 1). PhET Teacher Ideas & Activities: Probability and Randomness Interactive Lecture. Retrieved February 8, 2016, from Physics Education Technology Project: http://phet.colorado.edu/en/contributions/view/2990
%0 Electronic Source %A McKagan, Sam %A Perkins, Katherine %D July 1, 2008 %T PhET Teacher Ideas & Activities: Probability and Randomness Interactive Lecture %I Physics Education Technology Project %V 2016 %N 8 February 2016 %8 July 1, 2008 %9 application/ms-powerpoint %U http://phet.colorado.edu/en/contributions/view/2990
Disclaimer: ComPADRE offers citation styles as a guide only. We cannot offer interpretations about citations as this is an automated procedure. Please refer to the style manuals in the Citation Source Information area for clarifications.