This item is a chapter on electric circuits in an online educators guide for beginning high school physics. Its primary content is reference material for teachers on simple, series, and parallel circuits. Included resources are numerical problems, puzzles, labs to construct working circuits, and practice test questions/answers. The labs are especially detailed, and encourage the process of inquiry and higher-level thinking skills.
Ohm's Law, current electricity, electric circuits, electricity, parallel circuits, series circuits, simple circuits
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June 5, 2007
by Caroline Hall
July 3, 2012
by Lyle Barbato
Last Update when Cataloged:
January 1, 2004
This resource is part of a Physics Front Topical Unit.
Topic: Electricity and Electrical Energy Unit Title: Moving Charges and Electric Circuits
This item is a unit of study on electric circuits for beginning high school physics. Especially noteworthy are the detailed labs that encourage the process of inquiry and promote critical thinking. Other included resources are numerical problems, puzzles, reference materials, and practice test questions/answers.
%0 Electronic Source %A Baird, Dean %D January 1, 2004 %T The Book of Phyz: Circuits %V 2014 %N 17 April 2014 %8 January 1, 2004 %9 application/pdf %U http://marge.ragesw.com/~phyzorg/phyz/BOP/1-08CRCT/
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