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ERIC Number: EJ020343
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1970
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A Discriminating Laboratory in Elementary Mechanics
McFarlane, W. K.
Amer J Phys, 38, 3, 305-310, 70 Mar
Describes a new "discovery-oriented" laboratory course in physics for college freshmen. The subject matter was Newtonian mechanics with calculus. The aim was to teach experimental methods from design of the experiment, testing hypotheses and presentation of final report. The laboratory was successful in most of its objectives and got moderately favorable reactions from the students. Bibliographies. (LC)
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