Experiments to accompany Physics: Modeling Nature
This volume contains the complete teacher’s instructions for conducting the lab experiments for our advanced physics text, Physics: Modeling Nature. The contents of this book are adapted from our book Favorite Experiments in Physics and Physical Science. Each chapter typically includes a list of Learning Objectives, Materials List, Experimental Purpose, Scientific Overview, Pre-Lab Discussion Points, Student Instructions, any Safety Concerns, and discussion of the use of any special apparatus.
The Bull’s-Eye Lab
The Friction Challenge
Rotational Kinetic Energy
Each chapter has color photos of the experiments being conducted in a classroom setting