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Teaching About Energy: Power of a Student

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John Roeder

This student activity is designed to help students understand the concept of power. The energy required to climb stairs, and the rate at which students can do this, illustrates this concept. The energy requirements for other common activities are given to help students calculate their energy needs. Included are notes for instructors wishing to use this material.

<a href="http://www.compadre.org/OSP/items/detail.cfm?ID=3376">Roeder, John. "Teaching About Energy: Power of a Student." In Teaching about Energy. 2003.</a>

J. Roeder, Teaching About Energy: Power of a Student, in Teaching about Energy (2003), <http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=3376&DocID=70>.

Roeder, J. (2003). Teaching About Energy: Power of a Student. In Teaching about Energy. Retrieved April 30, 2016, from http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=3376&DocID=70

Roeder, John. "Teaching About Energy: Power of a Student." In Teaching about Energy. 2003. http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=3376&DocID=70 (accessed 30 April 2016).

Roeder, John. "Teaching About Energy: Power of a Student." Teaching about Energy. 2003. 30 Apr. 2016 <http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=3376&DocID=70>.

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