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Eratosthenes Model  [ Computer Program ]
  
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T. Timberlake
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The Eratosthenes model displays the shadows cast by two gnomons (sticks) at different locations on Earth. For one gnomon, Sun is directly overhead (as would be the case if the gnomon…
Micrometer Model  [ Computer Program ]
  
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F. Hwang; Editors: L. Wee and W. Christian
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The Micrometer Model shows the principle of operation and the physical parts of a real micrometer. Micrometers use a screw to amplify distances that are too small to measure directly…
  
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A. King
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This interactive tutorial provides practice in using dimensional analysis to do metric conversions and validate the conversion factors in equations. Users are first guided through…
  
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K. Gramoll
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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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P. Mohr and B. Taylor; Publisher: National Institute of Standards and Technology
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Values of the fundamental physical constants, recommended for international use, are provided at this web site developed and maintained by the National Institute of Standards and…
  
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J. Wolfe; Publisher: University of New South Wales
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This web page provides an overview of graphing, plotting, units of measure, significant figures, and error. It contains brief and basic explanations for the beginner, with links…
  
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Publisher: Department of Physics, University of Guelph
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This website offers a tutorial on significant digits. The tutorial includes an introduction to significant digits, example problems, and a series of self-paced questions with answers…
  
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F. Hwang
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This EJS based applet simulates a Vernier Caliper. The user can perform all measurements that are typically done with a caliper. The simulation is embedded in a forum for teachers…
  
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Publisher: Department of Physics, University of Guelph
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This resource is a comprehensive self-paced student tutorial on the topic of dimensional analysis. It is organized into seven sections, each containing a quiz (answers included). The…
  
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V. Lindberg
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This item is a tutorial on Uncertainties and Error Propagation. Topics covered include Systematic versus Random Error, Determining Random Errors, Relative and Absolute error,…
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