ERIC Number: EJ1037500
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2014-May
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Reference Count: 4
The Use of Force Sensors and a Computer System to Introduce the Concept of Inertia at a School
Bogacz, Bogdan F.; Pedziwiatr, Antoni T.
Physics Education, v49 n3 p282-285 May 2014
A classical experiment used to introduce the concept of body inertia, breaking of a thread below and above a hanging weight, is described mathematically and presented in a new way, using force sensors and a computer system.
Descriptors: Science Instruction, Physics, Science Experiments, Scientific Principles, Motion, Computer Uses in Education, Equations (Mathematics), Educational Technology, Teaching Methods
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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