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This collection contains simulations and tutorials for a large variety of topics, including Newtonian mechanics, E & M, optics, and more.  Each simulation has an audio clip explaining its purpose, along with student notes on the phenomenon and self-test questions. The tutorials are designed so that students can independently use them to strengthen conceptual understanding.

NOTE: This resource is especially appropriate for students with language/communication disabilities.  The accompanying audio clips explain the processes occurring in the simulations.

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Classical Mechanics
- General
Education Foundations
- Cognition
= Cognition Development
Electricity & Magnetism
- General
General Physics
- Collections
Modern Physics
- General
Thermo & Stat Mech
- High School
- Lower Undergraduate
- Collection
- Instructional Material
= Interactive Simulation
= Tutorial
- Audio/Visual
= Movie/Animation
= Sound
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- Physics First
- Conceptual Physics
- Algebra-based Physics
- AP Physics
- Activity
- Assessment
- New teachers
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Electric circuits, Energy, Newtons laws, Photoelcetric effect, Speed, Waves, optics, Electrostatics, Motion, Nuclear physics, communication disorder, constructivism, disability, learning disability, modification, multimedia, students with disabilities
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Metadata instance created February 23, 2006 by Jason Garman
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Wiley InterScience, (1999), WWW Document, (http://higheredbcs.wiley.com/legacy/college/cutnell/0471151831/concepts/).
Wiley InterScience, Concept Simulations, (1999), <http://higheredbcs.wiley.com/legacy/college/cutnell/0471151831/concepts/>.
APA Format
Wiley InterScience. (2005, April 15). Concept Simulations. Retrieved October 22, 2017, from http://higheredbcs.wiley.com/legacy/college/cutnell/0471151831/concepts/
Chicago Format
Wiley InterScience. Concept Simulations. April 15, 2005. http://higheredbcs.wiley.com/legacy/college/cutnell/0471151831/concepts/ (accessed 22 October 2017).
MLA Format
Wiley InterScience. Concept Simulations. 1999. 15 Apr. 2005. 22 Oct. 2017 <http://higheredbcs.wiley.com/legacy/college/cutnell/0471151831/concepts/>.
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