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This item is a model assessment for introductory physics students on conservation of energy.  It assesses both quantitative/mathematical skills in solving problems, as well as qualitative skills in creating energy bar graphs and flow diagrams.  It is part of a larger set of curriculum materials, all of which are aligned with the Modeling Instruction pedagogical method of teaching.
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Classical Mechanics
- Work and Energy
= Conservation of Energy
= Work
Education Practices
- Active Learning
= Modeling
- High School
- Lower Undergraduate
- Instructional Material
= Best practice
= Problem/Problem Set
- Assessment Material
= Test
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assessments, course of study, energy bar graphs, energy flow diagrams, high school physics course, kinetic energy, modeling instruction, potential energy
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Metadata instance created December 4, 2007 by Caroline Hall
Record Updated:
June 20, 2012 by Lyle Barbato
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August 27, 2007

This resource is part of 2 Physics Front Topical Units.


Topic: Conservation of Energy
Unit Title: Teaching About Energy

This model assessment on Conservation of Energy assesses both mathematical skills in solving problems as well as qualitative skills in creating energy bar graphs and flow diagrams.

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Topic: Conservation of Energy
Unit Title: Conservation of Energy

This model assessment on Conservation of Energy assesses both mathematical skills in solving problems as well as qualitative skills in creating energy bar graphs and flow diagrams.  It could be an effective follow-up to the model worksheet above.

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, edited by M. Schober (2006), WWW Document, (http://www.modelingphysics.org/energy/Worksheet3.pdf).
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Modeling Physics.org: Quantitative Energy Calculations & Energy Conservation, edited by M. Schober (2006), <http://www.modelingphysics.org/energy/Worksheet3.pdf>.
APA Format
Schober, M. (Ed.). (2007, August 27). Modeling Physics.org: Quantitative Energy Calculations & Energy Conservation. Retrieved July 31, 2014, from http://www.modelingphysics.org/energy/Worksheet3.pdf
Chicago Format
Schober, Mark, ed. Modeling Physics.org: Quantitative Energy Calculations & Energy Conservation. August 27, 2007. http://www.modelingphysics.org/energy/Worksheet3.pdf (accessed 31 July 2014).
MLA Format
Schober, Mark, ed. Modeling Physics.org: Quantitative Energy Calculations & Energy Conservation. 2006. 27 Aug. 2007. 31 July 2014 <http://www.modelingphysics.org/energy/Worksheet3.pdf>.
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@misc{ Title = {Modeling Physics.org: Quantitative Energy Calculations & Energy Conservation}, Volume = {2014}, Number = {31 July 2014}, Month = {August 27, 2007}, Year = {2006} }
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