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written by Fu-Kwun Hwang
This EJS based applet simulates a Vernier Caliper. The user can perform all measurements that are typically done with a caliper. The simulation is embedded in a forum for teachers and is therefore supplemented by various useful comments and links to similar simulations.

Please note that this resource requires Java Applet Plug-in.
Subjects Levels Resource Types
General Physics
- Equipment
- Measurement/Units
- High School
- Lower Undergraduate
- Instructional Material
= Curriculum support
= Instructor Guide/Manual
= Interactive Simulation
- Audio/Visual
= Movie/Animation
Appropriate Courses Categories Ratings
- Physics First
- Conceptual Physics
- Algebra-based Physics
- AP Physics
- Activity
- Laboratory
- New teachers
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application/java
text/html
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© 2001 Fu-Kwun Hwang
Keywords:
measurement, caliper tutorial, vernier caliper
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Metadata instance created July 30, 2008 by Taha Mzoughi
Record Updated:
October 25, 2010 by Caroline Hall
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June 4, 2008
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AIP Format
F. Hwang, (2001), WWW Document, (http://www.phy.ntnu.edu.tw/ntnujava/index.php?topic=52).
AJP/PRST-PER
F. Hwang, NTNU Java: Vernier Caliper, (2001), <http://www.phy.ntnu.edu.tw/ntnujava/index.php?topic=52>.
APA Format
Hwang, F. (2008, June 4). NTNU Java: Vernier Caliper. Retrieved November 27, 2014, from http://www.phy.ntnu.edu.tw/ntnujava/index.php?topic=52
Chicago Format
Hwang, Fu-Kwun. NTNU Java: Vernier Caliper. June 4, 2008. http://www.phy.ntnu.edu.tw/ntnujava/index.php?topic=52 (accessed 27 November 2014).
MLA Format
Hwang, Fu-Kwun. NTNU Java: Vernier Caliper. 2001. 4 June 2008. 27 Nov. 2014 <http://www.phy.ntnu.edu.tw/ntnujava/index.php?topic=52>.
BibTeX Export Format
@misc{ Author = "Fu-Kwun Hwang", Title = {NTNU Java: Vernier Caliper}, Volume = {2014}, Number = {27 November 2014}, Month = {June 4, 2008}, Year = {2001} }
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%U http://www.phy.ntnu.edu.tw/ntnujava/index.php?topic=52
%O application/java

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%D June 4, 2008
%T NTNU Java: Vernier Caliper
%V 2014
%N 27 November 2014
%8 June 4, 2008
%9 application/java
%U http://www.phy.ntnu.edu.tw/ntnujava/index.php?topic=52


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