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Title Conservation of Energy using Masses and Springs (homework version) (Inquiry Based)
Description The students will use the simulation to learn the goals through an inquiry approach. There is a pre/post test and clicker questions provided. The Remote lab version aligns with the HTML version; the original HW version was for the Flash sim Learning Goals: Students will be able to explain the Conservation of Mechanical Energy concept using kinetic, elastic potential, and gravitational potential energy. This is the homework version. There is a pre/post test included.
Subject Physics
Level High School, Undergrad - Intro
Type Homework, Lab, Multiple-Choice Concept Questions, Remote Learning
Duration 30 minutes
Answers Included No
Language English
Keywords Energy, Work, mass, periodic, phet activity
Simulation(s) Masses and Springs (HTML5), Masses & Springs


Author(s) Trish Loeblein
Contact Email patricia.loeblein@colorado.edu
School / Organization PhET CU Boulder
Date submitted 11/3/05
Date updated 4/6/20