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Learning Exercise: How Much Work is Required: Intuition vs. Mathematical Calculation

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How Much Work is Required: Intuition vs. Mathematical Calculation
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This classroom activity presents Calculus II students with some Flash tutorials involving work and pumping liquids and a simple question concerning the amount of work involved in pumping water out of two full containers having the same shape and size but different spatial orientations.

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Submitted by:
James Rutledge
Date Last Modified:
March 07, 2007

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