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Physics Teacher

1991 Volume 29, Number 1

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Number of articles: 2

  1. Computer Modeling of Mirage Formation

    J F. Davis & T B. Greenslade

    A model of the phenomenon of the desert mirage is presented using Snell's Law and simple programing techniques. Optical trajectories predicted by the model are illustrated. (CW) More

    pp. 47-48

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  2. Squirt-Gun Scattering

    Steven R. Thompson & Peter Seligmann

    Discussed are experiments that may be done using a microcomputer to analyze scattering data. Apparatus assembly, procedures, and results for this activity are presented. (CW) More

    pp. 62-63

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