Physlet Problems: Circuits
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Physlet Problems: Circuits


Physlet Problems: Circuits

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Physlet problems that relate to electric circuits.
Material Type: Quiz/Test
Technical Format: Java Applet
Date Added to MERLOT: October 14, 2000
Date Modified in MERLOT: November 21, 2000
Submitter: Chuck Bennett


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Primary Audience: College General Ed
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Technical Requirements: Physlets may be hosted locally and customized with javascript. Information and resources are available from the home page of the above site.
Language: English
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Avatar for Barbra Bied Sperling
14 years ago

Barbra Bied Sperling (Staff)

I spent at least 2 hours going over these problems. They cover a wide range of
circuit topics (including R, C, and L components), typically found in 3-4
chapters of a conventional text. They illustrate pretty well the potential of
scripting Physlets to produce quality conceptual and/or quantitative
instructional material without having to know much about programming. The
on-line documentation for scripting is pretty straight-forward. Many of the
individual problems are creative uses of physlets; a few are too similar to
standard end-of-chapter problems to warrant scripting. Additional Problem 3 is
confusing, and has an incorrect answer.