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Publisher: Exploratorium
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This lab allows students to explore the impact of mass distribution for the motion of cylinders rolling down slopes. Two cylinders that look the same may roll down a hill at…

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T. Henderson
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This interactive tutorial explores mechanical interactions in the context of kinetic and potential energy. Detailed explanations and sample problems help the user understand how…

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Kansas State Physics Education Research Group and D. Zollman
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This resource illustrates classical energy diagrams for 1D motion. It simulates an experiment where the energy of a cart with a magnet can be changed by putting magnets along a…
Sliding Down an Inclined Plane Model  [ Computer Program ]

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W. Christian
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This interactive model displays a frictionless object sliding down an incline plane. The object can be a box, a sphere, or a car. When the object reaches the bottom of the incline,…

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S. Chasteen; Publishers: Public Broadcasting Service and WGBH Educational Foundation
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How do solar panels convert sunlight into electricity? This interactive activity from NOVA takes the learner inside a virtual photovoltaic cell to see how two different layers of…

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Publisher: Dayton Regional STEM Center
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This multi-day project for Grades 9-12 immerses students in the basics of passive and active solar energy through hands-on explorations. The module opens with investigations of…

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Publisher: WGBH Educational Foundation
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This animated tutorial shows how photovoltaic cells in solar panels convert sunlight into electrical current. It provides a close-up look at each layer of the basic solar panel, with…

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Publisher: The Concord Consortium
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This concept-building activity contains a set of sequenced simulations for investigating how atoms can be excited to give off radiation (photons). Students explore 3-dimensional…

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UTeach - University of Texas; Publisher: PhET
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This middle school lesson plan blends a classroom experiment with the interactive PhET simulation Masses and Springs . Students design and conduct an experiment to test their…

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J. Mullins; Publisher: PhET
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This two-hour activity for high school physics was created specifically to accompany the PhET simulation Masses & Springs . In the first lesson, students will use the simulation to…
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