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Vernier Caliper Model  [ Computer Program ]
  
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This interactive model shows the principle of operation and the physical parts of a Vernier Caliper, a device used in length measurements to gain accuracy compared to a simple ruler.…
Micrometer Model  [ Computer Program ]
  
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This interactive simulation gives students practice in the operation and the physical parts of a real micrometer, a measuring device that employs a screw to amplify distances that…
  
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This 3-day inquiry-based lesson is designed to help students differentiate accuracy and precision through multimedia investigations. Hands-on activities include measuring objects…
  
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This page contains a step-by-step tutorial in converting between units. It begins with one-step conversions, progressing to problems requiring multiple unit conversion. Areas of…
  
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This site contains a comprehensive collection of free resources designed to help high school students gain understanding and confidence in algebra. Materials include online tutorials…
  
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This interactive tutorial provides practice in using dimensional analysis to do metric conversions and validate the conversion factors in equations. Students are first guided through…
  
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This item is an interactive demonstration of the topic of significant digits. It computes the error that can be introduced by rounding during a calculation. Users input numbers and…
  
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This item is an interactive student guide to an introductory course in Statics, the special case of motion when the sum of all external forces acting on the body must be zero. Static…
  
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This is a collection of instructional materials for conducting introductory engineering courses on six topics: Statics, Dynamics, Fluids, Thermodynamics, Calculus, and Multimedia.…
  
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This web page contains a set of interactive drill & skill problems on significant figures, appropriate for students of high school math and science. Users enter a response within an…
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