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The Power House

The Power House

Shockwave simulation. Depicts a typical household and its appliances. Selecting an appliance displays important information about is power usage. Also contains interactive exercises.


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John Walkup
John Walkup (Staff)
20 years ago
I tested this Shockwave simulation for a few minutes. It is very easy to use
and runs smoothly on Netscape. (I never tried it on IE.) This simulation, which
is aimed at the nonscientific, doesn't requiere an assignment, as it is so easy
to use that the student can simply try it out for themselves.