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written by Michael Davidson
published by the Florida State University
supported by the National Science Foundation
This website features photo, video, and simulation galleries that explore the fascinating worlds of electricity and magnetism. This extensive library includes illustrated tutorials, historical vignettes, lesson plans for middle and high school, simulations of historical instruments, and applications to new technology.

Mag Lab U is part of a large collection of web-based educational materials for K-20, developed by the National High Magnetic Field Laboratory at Florida State University.

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Subjects Levels Resource Types
Education Practices
- Technology
= Multimedia
Electricity & Magnetism
- Electromagnetic Induction
- General
- Magnetic Fields and Forces
- Magnetic Materials
General Physics
- Collections
= Introductory E & M
- History
Optics
- Geometrical Optics
= Optical Instruments
- High School
- Lower Undergraduate
- Middle School
- Informal Education
- Collection
- Instructional Material
= Curriculum support
= Interactive Simulation
= Tutorial
- Reference Material
- Audio/Visual
= Image/Image Set
= Movie/Animation
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- Physical Science
- Physics First
- Conceptual Physics
- Algebra-based Physics
- AP Physics
- Lesson Plan
- Activity
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© 1995 http://micro.magnet.fsu.edu/micro/legal.html
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Keywords:
electricity simulations, electricity tutorials, historical instruments, interactive simulations, magnetism simulations, magnetism tutorials, magnets
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M. Davidson, (Florida State University, Tallahassee, 1995), WWW Document, (http://www.magnet.fsu.edu/education/tutorials/).
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M. Davidson, Mag Lab U: Learning about Electricity and Magnetism, (Florida State University, Tallahassee, 1995), <http://www.magnet.fsu.edu/education/tutorials/>.
APA Format
Davidson, M. (2009, December 30). Mag Lab U: Learning about Electricity and Magnetism. Retrieved September 19, 2014, from Florida State University: http://www.magnet.fsu.edu/education/tutorials/
Chicago Format
Davidson, Michael. Mag Lab U: Learning about Electricity and Magnetism. Tallahassee: Florida State University, December 30, 2009. http://www.magnet.fsu.edu/education/tutorials/ (accessed 19 September 2014).
MLA Format
Davidson, Michael. Mag Lab U: Learning about Electricity and Magnetism. Tallahassee: Florida State University, 1995. 30 Dec. 2009. National Science Foundation. 19 Sep. 2014 <http://www.magnet.fsu.edu/education/tutorials/>.
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@misc{ Author = "Michael Davidson", Title = {Mag Lab U: Learning about Electricity and Magnetism}, Publisher = {Florida State University}, Volume = {2014}, Number = {19 September 2014}, Month = {December 30, 2009}, Year = {1995} }
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