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This web site hosts the materials for an annual middle school competition that consists of four physical science experiments centered on a mystery. The experiments are designed for small groups in a classroom or after school setting. Each of the experiments gives students a clue to solve the mystery.

The current year's competition is available to join and the materials from previous years are available for download.
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© 2009 American Physical Society
Keywords:
Curie, Einstein, Franklin, Tesla, competition, experiment, physics quest
Record Creator:
Metadata instance created July 2, 2009 by Bruce Mason
Record Updated:
July 17, 2009 by Cathy Ezrailson
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AIP Format
(American Physical Society, College Park, 2009), WWW Document, (http://www.physicscentral.com/experiment/physicsquest/index.cfm).
AJP/PRST-PER
APS: PhysicsQuest, (American Physical Society, College Park, 2009), <http://www.physicscentral.com/experiment/physicsquest/index.cfm>.
APA Format
APS: PhysicsQuest. (2009, July 1). Retrieved November 28, 2014, from American Physical Society: http://www.physicscentral.com/experiment/physicsquest/index.cfm
Chicago Format
American Physical Society. APS: PhysicsQuest. College Park: American Physical Society, July 1, 2009. http://www.physicscentral.com/experiment/physicsquest/index.cfm (accessed 28 November 2014).
MLA Format
APS: PhysicsQuest. College Park: American Physical Society, 2009. 1 July 2009. 28 Nov. 2014 <http://www.physicscentral.com/experiment/physicsquest/index.cfm>.
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