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University of Minnesota Physics Education Research Group, K. Heller, and P. Heller
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This web site provides information on the creation and assessment of "Context Rich Problems". These problems place physics in a real-world context to help students develop…
  
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This item is a Power Point presentation that discusses the use of "context rich" problems in introductory physics courses. It defines the method, gives examples, and explains how to…
  
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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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This item is a 2-day experiential learning activity for introductory physics relating to circular motion and friction. In this scenario, students design a flat circular highway exit…
  
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This item is a 5-day PBL (Problem-Based Learning) activity for introductory physics relating to Newton's Second Law and net force . This scenario requires students to measure the…
  
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This item is Part 2 of a two-part experiential learning activity for beginning physics students relating to Newton's Second Law and net force. The problem presents a mock space…
  
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This item is an experiential learning activity for beginning physics students relating to the universal law of gravitation. This scenario involves Spacecraft Galilei, which is…
  
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This item is an experiential learning activity for beginning physics students relating to gun ballistics and projectile motion, easily adaptable to the high school classroom. This…
  
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This presentation was a part of the "Taste of Technology" Workshop held July 26, 2009 as part of the AAPT Summer Meeting at the University of Michigan. Many students today are…
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