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Vernier Caliper Model  [ Computer Program ]

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F. Hwang; Editors: L. Wee and W. Christian
The Vernier Caliper model shows the principle of operation and the physical parts of a Vernier Caliper. The Vernier calipers model has an object (Blue) for the internal jaws to…

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K. Gramoll
This item is an interactive demonstration of the topic of significant digits. It computes the error that can be introduced by rounding during a calculation. Users input numbers and…

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W. Bauer
This Java applet is a game designed to provide practice in significant figures for beginners. Users view a number and must determine the number of significant figures. Scores are…

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P. Mohr and B. Taylor; Publisher: National Institute of Standards and Technology
The values of the fundamental physical constants provided at this site are recommended for international use by CODATA and are the latest available (data updated in 1998).

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Publisher: SRI International
This web page contains a curriculum unit that explores the effect of nano-powders in sunscreen. The lessons focus on absorption and scattering of light, size and scale, ultraviolet…

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Publisher: Department of Physics, University of Guelph
This website offers a tutorial on conversion of units. The tutorial includes an introduction to conversion of units, example problems, and a series of self-paced questions. This…

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E. Redish; Publisher: University of Maryland Physics Education Research Group
This is a collection of introductory physics problems illustrating some general mathematical tools necessary for the course. The questions are designed for active learning classrooms…

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S. Wirt
Science Joy Wagon and the Ithaca City School District offer the Physics Zone Web site as a resource for algebra-based physics courses. Numerous interactive lessons, simulations,…

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Physics Central; Publisher: American Physical Society
This site tells of the history and the difficulty encountered when trying to measure the gravitational constant known as G. The site gives details into experimental setups for…

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Physics Central; Publisher: American Physical Society
This article tells of astronomical observations that may show the fine structure constant, which specifies how strongly electromagnetic fields affect charged particles, is not…
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