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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.

This activity is part of a PTRA manual on Energy.
Book Title: Teaching about Energy
Subjects Levels Resource Types
Classical Mechanics
- Work and Energy
General Physics
- Properties of Matter
- High School
- Middle School
- Instructional Material
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© 2003 AAPT
Keywords:
energy, energy in food, energy of exercise, power, power
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Metadata instance created January 17, 2006 by Bruce Mason
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October 14, 2011 by Caroline Hall
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J. Roeder, in Teaching about Energy (2003), WWW Document, (http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=3376&DocID=70).
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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>.
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Roeder, J. (2003). Teaching About Energy: Power of a Student. In Teaching about Energy. Retrieved September 2, 2014, from http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=3376&DocID=70
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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 2 September 2014).
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Roeder, John. "Teaching About Energy: Power of a Student." Teaching about Energy. 2003. 2 Sep. 2014 <http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=3376&DocID=70>.
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