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Light, Waves, and Color

This site contains an extensive set of notes on basic topics in physics. There are extensive illustrations and animations along with the text. Also included are self-quizzes, and shockwave quizzes and tutorials. Includes a discussion of color and vision.


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Traves O'Neill
Traves O'Neill (Faculty)
14 years ago
Very good site that covers general physics concepts with some animations and interactive questions.
Used in course? Yes
John Walkup
John Walkup (Staff)
22 years ago
Like the rest of the sites in the author's collection, this site is very
informative, clear, and uses nice graphics (some animated) to illustrate the
points. Very extensive discussion. For a nontechnical discussion, this site
should be very helpful.