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written by Gary Gladding
published by the University of llinois Physics Education Research Group
This is an interactive homework relating to quantum physics.  It requires the student to determine the 4th lowest energy level of an electron trapped in a three-dimensional cavity when the potential inside the cavity is zero and infinity outside.    

A user-activated "help" sequence is provided for each step of the problem-solving, from conceptual analysis through quantitative calculation.  Immediate feedback is received for both correct and incorrect responses.  This item is part of a larger collection of interactive homework problems.  See Related items on this page for a link to the full collection.
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Education Practices
- Active Learning
= Problem Solving
Quantum Physics
- General
- Lower Undergraduate
- Upper Undergraduate
- Instructional Material
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= Problem/Problem Set
= Tutorial
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Keywords:
homework problem, infinite well, interactive problem, potential, problem, projectile motion, tutorial problem
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AIP Format
G. Gladding, (University of llinois Physics Education Research Group, Urbana, 2006), WWW Document, (http://research.physics.illinois.edu/per/IE/ie.pl?phys114/ie/06/IE_3DWell).
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G. Gladding, Illinois PER Interactive Examples: 3-D Infinite Well, (University of llinois Physics Education Research Group, Urbana, 2006), <http://research.physics.illinois.edu/per/IE/ie.pl?phys114/ie/06/IE_3DWell>.
APA Format
Gladding, G. (2006, June 16). Illinois PER Interactive Examples: 3-D Infinite Well. Retrieved December 20, 2014, from University of llinois Physics Education Research Group: http://research.physics.illinois.edu/per/IE/ie.pl?phys114/ie/06/IE_3DWell
Chicago Format
Gladding, Gary. Illinois PER Interactive Examples: 3-D Infinite Well. Urbana: University of llinois Physics Education Research Group, June 16, 2006. http://research.physics.illinois.edu/per/IE/ie.pl?phys114/ie/06/IE_3DWell (accessed 20 December 2014).
MLA Format
Gladding, Gary. Illinois PER Interactive Examples: 3-D Infinite Well. Urbana: University of llinois Physics Education Research Group, 2006. 16 June 2006. 20 Dec. 2014 <http://research.physics.illinois.edu/per/IE/ie.pl?phys114/ie/06/IE_3DWell>.
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@misc{ Author = "Gary Gladding", Title = {Illinois PER Interactive Examples: 3-D Infinite Well}, Publisher = {University of llinois Physics Education Research Group}, Volume = {2014}, Number = {20 December 2014}, Month = {June 16, 2006}, Year = {2006} }
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This is the full collection of homework problems by the same author.  It contains six comprehensive problem sets classified by course level.

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