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Learning Exercise

Material: Physlet Problems: Electrostatics
Submitted by: John Walkup on Jun 08, 2001
Date Last Modified: Jun 08, 2001
Title: Charged Particles Web Assignment No. 1
Description: Web assignment using an applet by Wolfgang Christian. A charged particle is fired into an external electric field, and the user is questioned about its resulting motion.
Time Required Half hour
Topics: Charged particles, electrostatics, electric fields, projectile motion.
Course: Second semester, introductory physics.
Prerequisites Skills: Basic understanding of kinematics and the electric field.
Learning Objectives: To understand how the electric field force effects a body's acceleration.
Text of Learning Exercise: See
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