# MERLOT Materials

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#### University of Virginia Physics 152:... University of Virginia Physics 152: Oscillations and Waves

This is a set of instructional materials developed at the University of Virginia to support teaching a unit on waves and... see more

#### University of Virginia Physics 152:... University of Virginia Physics 152: Introductory Physics II

This is a set of resource materials for second-semester introductory physics, developed at the University of Virginia.... see more

#### Understanding the Motion of a... Understanding the Motion of a Harmonic Oscillator

This inteactive lecture and series of demonstrations develops the concepts and vocabulary of oscillatory motion as it... see more

#### Standing Waves: Harmonics and... Standing Waves: Harmonics and Patterns

This high school physics tutorial provides an introduction to standing waves. The site contains a description of such... see more

#### Properties of Electrostatic Charge:... Properties of Electrostatic Charge: Interactive Lecture Demonstration

This activity is an interactive lecture demonstration format which can be used to teach the first lesson of... see more

#### Experiment Problem in Kinematics: How... Experiment Problem in Kinematics: How Much Does it Take to Win the Race?

In this activity, students are presented with two objects that have different constant speeds and that will race each... see more

#### An Electrostatics Puzzler

An interactive lecture demonstration intended to help students use physics reasoning to predict the outcome of a puzzling... see more

#### Vectors: Lifting a Bowling Ball

Compare lifting a bowling ball directly (one small person) to lifting a bowling ball at an angle with two people holding... see more

#### Understanding Vectors - Vector... Understanding Vectors - Vector Addition

This activity is a classroom activity in which students see the difference between vectors and scalars and learn how to... see more

#### Hand Towing a Car to Promote Critical... Hand Towing a Car to Promote Critical Thinking, Problem Solving Skills and Analysis

This towing lab students use a active learning activity to develop planning, problem solving and conceptual skills to... see more

#### Building Big--Bridges

This web page describes different aspects of designing bridges. It relates the concept of bridge designing with the real... see more

#### Breaking Glass with Sound

This video from MIT TechTV demonstrates how to break a glass using sound. The demonstrator determines the resonant... see more

#### Induction in an Aluminum Can

This activity demonstrates Lenz's Law, which states that an induced electromotive force generates a current that induces... see more

#### Flame Tube (Ruben's Tube)

This site shows and explains the setup of the Flame Tube or Ruben's Tube demonstration. It includes images of the... see more

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#### Vocabulary Review Bingo

This is a vocabulary building game based on matching words with definitions.

#### Shot Put Physics

This activity is an investigation of free fall and projectile motion through a track and field situation.

#### Quantum Physics: An Introduction

Introduction to Quantum Physics concepts with an activity demonstrating Heisenberg's Uncertainty Principle, wave/particle... see more

#### PhET Teacher Ideas & Activities: Wave... PhET Teacher Ideas & Activities: Wave Demonstrations: Water, Sound, Light

This item is a teacher's guide to a set of inquiry-based classroom demonstrations and clicker questions on waves. It was... see more

#### Introduction to Electricity by... Introduction to Electricity by Creating a Light Up Quiz Board

This activity is a guided demonstration where students create light up quiz boards to demonstrate electricity vocabulary.

#### Incompressibility of Liquids

Discrepant event used to introduce hydraulics and Pascal's Principle

#### Electromagnetic Induction... Electromagnetic Induction Demonstration

This simple demonstration shows the interaction between electricity and magnetism. Two coils of wire are held close to... see more

#### Conservation of Momentum Using... Conservation of Momentum Using Rollerblades and a Medicine Ball

This active demonstration investigates the law of conservation of momentum using a person on rollerblades and a thrown... see more

#### At the Speed of Bowling

We use motion detectors and a bowling ball to find relationships velocity, mass, and energy.