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ERIC Number: EJ1142568
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2017-Mar
Pages: 3
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-0031-921X
A Student View of Experimental Physics
Bu, Frank; Marlowe, Robert Lloyd; Whitson, Kristin
Physics Teacher, v55 n3 p170-172 Mar 2017
This is the story of how an enterprising high school student came to my lab one afternoon, asking if there were any way that he could gain "hands-on" lab experience by working with me. While I had some doubts about allowing him to work in an area with an expensive 150-mW focused laser beam, I eventually said yes. I was well aware that a couple of weeks of lab work could lead to interesting investigations for him….
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: High Schools; Secondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Tennessee
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A