ERIC Number: EJ604093
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Blending History with Physics: Acoustic Refraction.
Ross, Charles D.
Physics Teacher, v38 n4 p208-09 Apr 2000
Argues that the study of refraction of sound waves, although usually neglected, is an excellent ancillary to the normal optical approach in physics courses. Discusses the historical context of interest in the science behind outdoor sound propagation, particularly during the Civil War in the United States. (WRM)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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