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Archimedes' Laboratory


Archimedes' Laboratory

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A high-content, award-winning puzzle site that is divided into six main categories: puzzles & tests, optical illusions, custom puzzles, teachers' resource, curiosities, art & language. Among the myriad of fun things, visitors will find number games, riddles, puzzles with downloadable pieces, oxymorons, and even a gift shop. A principal objective throughout the site is the enhancement of critical thinking skills. Here’s a quote from Scientific American (May 27, 2003): "This virtual lab borrows... More
Material Type: Collection
Technical Format: HTML/Text
Date Added to MERLOT: February 20, 2005
Date Modified in MERLOT: July 14, 2010
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Submitter: Danny Davis


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Primary Audience: Grade School, Middle School, High School, College General Ed
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Technical Requirements: A javascript-enabled browser.
Language: English
Cost Involved: no
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Accessiblity Information Available: no
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