This item is a tutorial on work and energy designed and maintained by a high school physics teacher. Topics include kinetic and potential energy, spring potential energy, GPE, heat and temperature, and nuclear energy. The author uses an entertaining blend of text and interactive simulations to engage the student. NOTE: The full potential of this resource cannot be viewed without a VRML plug-in. This item is part of a larger collection of physics and mathematics resources by the author.
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classical mechanics, collection, gravitational potential energy, kinematics, simulation, spring potential energy, transfer of energy, vector components, work
Metadata instance created
October 23, 2007
by Caroline Hall
June 20, 2010
by Lyle Barbato
Last Update when Cataloged:
January 1, 2007
This resource is part of a Physics Front Topical Unit.
Topic: Conservation of Energy Unit Title: What is Energy?
This creative student tutorial offers an interactive look at kinetic and potential energy, spring potential energy, gravitational potential energy, heat and temperature, and nuclear energy. The author uses an entertaining blend of text, animations, and simulations to engage the student.
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