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published by the Addison-Wesley
written by Alan Van Heuvelen and Paul D'Alessandris
This website contains a collection of tutorials on introductory physics. Topics include Newtonian mechanics, thermodynamics, waves & optics, E & M, relativity, and quantum physics. The tutorials consist of a series of questions accompanied by java applets to demonstrate the situation in question, along with tips and hints for students. This material is organized to support several different Pearson-published introductory textbooks.

Please note that this resource requires Java.
Subjects Levels Resource Types
General Physics
- Collections
= Introductory E & M
= Introductory Mechanics
- High School
- Lower Undergraduate
- Instructional Material
= Tutorial
Appropriate Courses Categories Ratings
- Conceptual Physics
- Algebra-based Physics
- AP Physics
- Lesson Plan
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Intended User:
Learner
Format:
application/java
Mirror:
http://wps.aw.com/aw_young_physic…
Access Rights:
Free access
Restriction:
© 1995 Addison Wesley, a division of Pearson Education.
Additional information is available.
Keywords:
TPT Websights, basic mechanics tutorials, interactive tutorial, online tutorial, physics tutorials, student tutorial
Record Creator:
Metadata instance created February 24, 2006 by Jason Garman
Record Updated:
November 8, 2013 by Bruce Mason
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when Cataloged:
September 15, 2010
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AIP Format
A. Van Heuvelen and P. D'Alessandris, (Addison-Wesley, Boston, 1995), WWW Document, (http://wps.aw.com/aw_knight_physics_1/).
AJP/PRST-PER
A. Van Heuvelen and P. D'Alessandris, Physics for Scientists and Engineers: ActivPhysics Online, (Addison-Wesley, Boston, 1995), <http://wps.aw.com/aw_knight_physics_1/>.
APA Format
Van Heuvelen, A., & D'Alessandris, P. (2010, September 15). Physics for Scientists and Engineers: ActivPhysics Online. Retrieved September 23, 2014, from Addison-Wesley: http://wps.aw.com/aw_knight_physics_1/
Chicago Format
Van Heuvelen, Alan, and Paul D'Alessandris. Physics for Scientists and Engineers: ActivPhysics Online. Boston: Addison-Wesley, September 15, 2010. http://wps.aw.com/aw_knight_physics_1/ (accessed 23 September 2014).
MLA Format
Van Heuvelen, Alan, and Paul D'Alessandris. Physics for Scientists and Engineers: ActivPhysics Online. Boston: Addison-Wesley, 1995. 15 Sep. 2010. 23 Sep. 2014 <http://wps.aw.com/aw_knight_physics_1/>.
BibTeX Export Format
@misc{ Author = "Alan Van Heuvelen and Paul D'Alessandris", Title = {Physics for Scientists and Engineers: ActivPhysics Online}, Publisher = {Addison-Wesley}, Volume = {2014}, Number = {23 September 2014}, Month = {September 15, 2010}, Year = {1995} }
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%O application/java

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%U http://wps.aw.com/aw_knight_physics_1/


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