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Physics Education
written by Ronald K. Thornton
The author describes the use of a microcomputer-based laboratory in expanding physical intuition. An example is given with students interacting with a motion detector to produce position-time and velocity-time graphs.
Physics Education: Volume 22, Issue 4, Pages 230 - 238
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Classical Mechanics
- Motion in One Dimension
Education Practices
- Curriculum Development
= Laboratory
- Technology
= Computers
- Lower Undergraduate
- Middle School
- High School
- Reference Material
= Article
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© 1987 IOP Publishing
DOI:
10.1088/0031-9120/22/4/005
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R. Thornton, Phys. Educ. 22 (4), 230 (1987), WWW Document, (https://doi.org/10.1088/0031-9120/22/4/005).
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R. Thornton, Tools for scientific thinking-microcomputer-based laboratories for physics teaching, Phys. Educ. 22 (4), 230 (1987), <https://doi.org/10.1088/0031-9120/22/4/005>.
APA Format
Thornton, R. (1987). Tools for scientific thinking-microcomputer-based laboratories for physics teaching. Phys. Educ., 22(4), 230 - 238. Retrieved October 16, 2019, from https://doi.org/10.1088/0031-9120/22/4/005
Chicago Format
Thornton, Ronald. "Tools for scientific thinking-microcomputer-based laboratories for physics teaching." Phys. Educ. 22, no. 4, (1987): 230 - 238, https://doi.org/10.1088/0031-9120/22/4/005 (accessed 16 October 2019).
MLA Format
Thornton, Ronald. "Tools for scientific thinking-microcomputer-based laboratories for physics teaching." Phys. Educ. 22.4 (1987): 230 - 238. 16 Oct. 2019 <https://doi.org/10.1088/0031-9120/22/4/005>.
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