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This is a set of problems developed by Physics Teacher Resource Agents (PTRA), relating to radioactive decay and the energy released in fission reactions. It includes answer key and brief background information.

See Related Materials for a link to the PTRA Resource Guide Overview, which contains more extensive background references and pedagogical information for teaching about sources of energy.

This activity is part of a PTRA manual on Energy.
Book Title: Teaching about Energy
Subjects Levels Resource Types
Classical Mechanics
- Work and Energy
General Physics
- Collections
Thermo & Stat Mech
- First Law
- High School
- Middle School
- Instructional Material
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= Problem/Problem Set
- Assessment Material
= Answer Key
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- Physics First
- Conceptual Physics
- Algebra-based Physics
- AP Physics
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The described excerpt is available for free download. There is a cost for the full PTRA manual.
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© 2003 AAPT
Keywords:
First law, sources of energy
Record Creator:
Metadata instance created January 17, 2006 by Bruce Mason
Record Updated:
October 12, 2011 by Caroline Hall
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This resource is part of 2 Physics Front Topical Units.


Topic: Conservation of Energy
Unit Title: Teaching About Energy

This is a set of problems developed by Physics Teacher Resource Agents (PTRA), relating to radioactive decay and the energy released in fission reactions. It includes answer key and brief background information.

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Topic: Heat and Temperature
Unit Title: Teaching about Heat and Thermal Energy

This item is a study of common sources of energy.  Students answer questions about the usefulness of nuclear, fossil, and gravitational sources of energy.  Included are notes and answers for instructors.

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AIP Format
J. Roeder, in Teaching about Energy (2003), WWW Document, (http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=3379&DocID=73).
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J. Roeder, Teaching About Energy: Problems Related to Energy, in Teaching about Energy (2003), <http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=3379&DocID=73>.
APA Format
Roeder, J. (2003). Teaching About Energy: Problems Related to Energy. In Teaching about Energy. Retrieved September 22, 2014, from http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=3379&DocID=73
Chicago Format
Roeder, John. "Teaching About Energy: Problems Related to Energy." In Teaching about Energy. 2003. http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=3379&DocID=73 (accessed 22 September 2014).
MLA Format
Roeder, John. "Teaching About Energy: Problems Related to Energy." Teaching about Energy. 2003. 22 Sep. 2014 <http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=3379&DocID=73>.
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