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Sliding Down an Incline Plane Model  [ Computer Program ]
  
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F. Esquembre
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This interactive simulation shows a stone block lying at rest on an inclined plane. Initially, the component of gravity along the plane surface is exceeded by the force of static…
  
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D. Leslie-Pelecki; Publisher: Santa Fe Productions
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This web page consists of a series of NSF-sponsored videos on the scientific principles behind NASCAR racing. Based on the book The Physics of NASCAR by Diandra Leslie-Pelecky, the…
  
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C. Cyr; Publisher: Collegial Centre for Educational Materials Development
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This item is a PBL (Problem-Based Learning) activity for introductory physics relating to conservation of momentum, frictional force, and kinetic energy. This scenario involves a car…
  
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C. Cyr; Editor: C. Viger; Publisher: Collegial Centre for Educational Materials Development
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This item is an experiential learning activity for introductory physics relating to conservation of energy and gravitational potential energy. In this scenario, students are given a…
  
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A. Duffy
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This interactive simulation models the motion of a simple pendulum. How is the motion of the pendulum affected by changing length of the string, initial angle, and mass of the bob?…
Pendulum Energy Model  [ Computer Program ]
  
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W. Christian, M. Belloni, and A. Cox
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This is a standards-based simulation for grade level 6-9, developed to help students visualize how total energy is conserved in a simple pendulum. It depicts a child swinging on a…
NanoSense 
  
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Publisher: SRI International
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The NSF-sponsored NanoSense project was created to address the question of how to teach nanoscale science at the secondary level. This web site contains the materials developed by…
  
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L. Woolf; Publisher: General Atomics
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This web site contains a set of 12 inquiry-based modules for grades 8-12 on materials science, chromatics, electricity, and season changes. Each module is aligned with national…
Roller Coaster Model  [ Computer Program ]
  
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M. Gallis; Editor: W. Christian
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The EJS Roller Coaster model explores the relationship between kinetic, potential, and total energy as a cart travels along a roller coaster. Students can choose from five track…
Energizer Model  [ Computer Program ]
  
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M. Gallis; Editor: W. Christian
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The Easy Java Energizer model explores the relationship between kinetic, potential, and total energy. Students drag markers to create a 1-D curved track, then drag the motion marker…
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