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Physics Teacher

1995 Volume 33, Number 7

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Number of articles: 2

  1. Magnetic Fields in a Slinky

    Colin Terry

    Describes the use of magnetic field probes interfaced to a microcomputer in measuring the magnetic field in and around a solenoidal "Slinky" spring toy carrying a current of a few amps. (JRH) More

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  2. CCDs in the Mechanics Lab--A Competitive Alternative? (Part I)

    Fabrizio Pinto

    Reports on the implementation of a relatively low-cost, versatile, and intuitive system to teach basic mechanics based on the use of a Charge-Coupled Device (CCD) camera and inexpensive image... More

    pp. 436-41

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