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Electrostatics - Getting a Charge Out of Physics
Charge up your physics class with this presentation on electrostatics. They will be able to explain what electrostatics is, how electric charge is conserved, and the basics of electric force. They will see how to use Coulomb's law to compute the electric force between to charges.
9th - 12th Science 25 Views 40 Downloads
What a shock your physics pupils will receive when they view this fascinating PowerPoint! They will be able to calculate electric field strength using Coulomb's law as a result. They will also visualize electric fields and grasp the behavior of electrons within a conductor.
9th - Higher Ed Science 25 Views 44 Downloads
Coulomb's Law and Induced Polarization
Engage your aspiring physicists in a series of lab activities directied at demonstrating the behavior of electric force. In completing these exercises, learners will explore Coulomb's and Gauss's Laws. Well-written directions to four different activites are laid out as well as four ideas for assessments.
10th - 12th Science 10 Views 15 Downloads
Dependence of Light Intensity on Distance
Hopefully you have a sensor interface for your physics class to use with graphing calculators when collecting data with a light sensor. If so, read on. Use this resource for learners to predict and then test whether or not the intensity of light is directly related to the distance from the point light source.
9th - 12th Science 3 Views 1 Download
Coulomb's Law: Some Practice with Proportions
In this Coulomb's Law activity, students solve 10 problems given two charges and the distance between them. Students find the electrostatic force between the charges and they find the forces as the distance between the charges and the size of the charges changes.
9th - 12th Science 13 Views 35 Downloads
Students demonstrate the attraction of small pieces of paper to a charged plastic rod and conduct experiment with other objects to determine whether they can hold a charge. They then use online applets to apply their experiments to Coulomb's law.
9th - 12th Science 3 Views 7 Downloads
Coulombic Love Triangles
In this forces instructional activity, students apply Coulomb's law to determine the magnitude of the electrostatic force and the net force of three charges that form an equilateral triangle. This instructional activity has 2 problems to solve.
11th - Higher Ed Science 3 Views 21 Downloads
Regents High School Examination - Physics 2010
Give every type of learner in your physics class an opportunity to demonstrate what they have learned throughout the year. From analyzing tables and graphs, to evaluating diagrams and solving problems, there is an outstanding variety of questions to answer on every topic within the typical first year physics curriculum.
9th - 12th Science 16 Views 77 Downloads
2009 U.S. National Chemistry Olympiad National Exam - Part I
The 2009 version of the first part of a national chemistry competition is posted for your use with olympiad hopefuls. Test takers deal with 60 multiple choice questions covering an entire year of chemistry curriculum. Use this to practice for the competition or to prepare for a final exam on behavior of gases, properties of metals, chemical reacitons, pH and titration curves, ionizaton energy, molecular geometry, and more!
9th - 12th Science 5 Views 6 Downloads
2007 U.S. National Chemistry Olympiad Local Section Exam
Sixty multiple choice questions cover the entire gamut of chemistry concepts. This is the local section of the U.S. National Chemistry Olympiad, where your chemistry candidates take a shot at entering the national competition. They answer questions about everything from properties of liquids and phase changes, to electrolysis products and molecular geometry.
9th - 12th Science 3 Views 5 Downloads
2000 U.S. National Chemistry Olympiad National Exam - Part I
The National Chemistry Olympiad exams are comprehensive tests covering an entire year of chemistry concepts. You can use them as practice for competing in the challenge, or simply as a review, or as an actual final exam for your general chemistry class.
9th - 12th Science 5 Views 5 Downloads
2001 U.S. National Chemistry Olympiad - Local Section Exam
Sixty multiple-choice chemistry questions make up this comprehensive exam used for the 2001 US National Chemistry Olympiad. Every topic that you would expect to approach in a general chemistry class is queried on. You could easily use this as a first semester exam or as a practice for the final.
9th - 12th Science 3 Views 7 Downloads
2002 U.S. National Chemistry Olympiad National Exam - Part I
As to be expected from the American Chemical Society Olympiad Examinations Task Force, this 60-question test tops the charts in terms of excellence. It consists entirely of multiple choice questions designed to assess a year's worth of chemistry curriculum.
9th - 12th Science 9 Views 15 Downloads
Physical Setting: Physics Exam 2004
Twelve pages of mostly multiple-choice questions comprise this comprehensive New York Regents physics exam. It covers an entire year's worth of physics curriculum and requires about three hours for completion. Review the questions to make sure that they are all covered in your class, then create your own answer sheet for student use.
10th - 12th Science 9 Views 71 Downloads
2009 U. S. National Chemistry Olympiad - Local Section Exam
Here is a copy of a past national challenge exam that you can use in your general chemistry course as a unit or semester review. Sixty multiple-choice questions query learners on properties of matter, stoichiometry, reactions, and different intermolecular forces.
9th - 12th Science 3 Views 14 Downloads
Types of Circuits and Ohm's Law
In this circuits an Ohm's Law worksheet, students read about the differences between series and parallel circuits. They are given Ohm's Law and the definitions of current, voltage and resistance. Students match variables with their quantities, they label circuits, they identify types of circuits, they use Ohm's Law to solve for current and voltage and they experiment in the lab with 4 circuits.
9th - 12th Science 18 Views 158 Downloads