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  • AP Physics
  • Cool Stuff Newsletter
  • Homer's Physics 101
  • PhET Interactive Physics Simulations
  • Physics Laws
  • Physics.org
  • Physics to Go
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  • Vectors

  • Vector Walk Activity
  • Vector Practice Lab
  • Vector Practice Lab Check
  • Vector Practice Lab Answers
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  • Kinematics

  • Drop an Object Activity
  • Drop an Object Activity Check
  • Reaction Time Activity
  • Linear Motion and Graphing Lab
  • Linear Motion and Graphing Lab Check
  • Velocity and Acceleration Graphs Lab
  • Velocity and Acceleration Graphs Lab Check
  • Distance, Time, Velocity, and Acceleration Lab
  • Distance, Time, Velocity, and Acceleration Lab Check
  • Distance, Time, Velocity, and Acceleration Lab Answers
  • Projectile Motion Lab
  • Projectile Motion Lab Check
  • Projectile Motion Lab Answers
  • Parabolic Trajectories Spreadsheet
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  • Newton's Laws

  • Newtons's Laws of Motion Activity
  • Newtons's First Law Activity
  • Newton's First Law: The Law of Inertia Lab
  • Newtons's Second Law Activity
  • Newtons's Second Law Activity Answers
  • Newtons's Second Law and an Elevator Activity
  • Newtons's Second Law and an Elevator Activity Answers
  • Newtons's Third Law Activity
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  • Forces

  • Balloon Template
  • Paper Helicopter Experiment
  • Accelerometer in a Bottle Activity
  • Roller Coaster Ride Activity
  • Roller Coaster Ride Activity Answers
  • Terminal Velocity Activity
  • Terminal Velocity Activity Check
  • Force Table Lab
  • Force Table Lab Check
  • Inclined Plane Forces Activity
  • Inclined Plane Forces Activity Group Data
  • Inclined Plane Forces Activity Check
  • Inclined Plane Lab
  • Inclined Plane Lab Group Data
  • Inclined Plane Lab Check
  • Inclined Plane Lab Answers
  • Catenary Arch Calculator
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  • Gravity

  • Balancing the Books Activity
  • Balancing the Books Activity Check
  • Building a Space Station Activity
  • Building a Space Station Activity Answers
  • Newtons's Law of Gravity Activity
  • Newtons's Law of Gravity Activity Check
  • Newtons's Law of Gravity Simulator
  • Gravity Algebra Calculator Simulator
  • Center of Gravity Lab
  • Center of Gravity Lab Check
  • Acceleration of Gravity Lab
  • Acceleration of Gravity Lab Check
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  • Dynamics

  • Balloon Cars Lab
  • Gyrotops Lab
  • Marble Roll Lab
  • Marshmallow Blowguns Lab
  • Ping-Pong Funnel Lab
  • Ping Pong Pail Activity
  • Ping Pong Pail Activity Check
  • Torque Meter Stick Activity
  • Torque Meter Stick Activity Check
  • The Sun and Solar Rotation Activity
  • The Sun and Solar Rotation Activity Answers
  • Comet Shoemaker Levy and Earth Activity
  • Comet Shoemaker Levy and Earth Activity Answers
  • Rotating Spheres Activity
  • Rotating Spheres Activity Answers
  • Yoyos Activity
  • Yoyos Activity Answers
  • Angular Motion and Torque Lab
  • Angular Motion and Torque Lab Check
  • Angular Motion and Torque Lab Answers
  • Moment of Inertia Lab
  • Moment of Inertia Lab Check
  • Moment of Inertia Lab Answers
  • Force, Torque, and Rotational Equilibrium Lab
  • Force, Torque, and Rotational Equilibrium Lab Check
  • Force, Torque, and Rotational Equilibrium Lab Answers
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  • Work/Energy

  • Simple Machines
  • Simple Machines Cards Activity
  • Simple Machines Minibook Activity
  • Energy Activity
  • Energy Cards Activity
  • Energy Crossword Puzzle
  • Newton's Cradle Activity
  • Potential and Kinetic Golf Balls Activity
  • Potential and Kinetic Golf Balls Activity Answers
  • Work and Energy Lab
  • Work and Energy Lab Check
  • Ballistic Pendulum Lab
  • Ballistic Pendulum Lab Check
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  • Fluids

  • Sink or Float Lab
  • Diver Pressure Activity
  • Diver Pressure Activity Answers
  • Bernoulli's Principle Activity
  • Torricelli's Law Activity
  • Torricelli's Law Activity Check
  • Building and Flying Hot Air Balloons
  • Hero's Fountain Activity
  • Steve Spangler Tornado Tube
  • Mass, Volume, Density Lab
  • Mass, Volume, Density Lab Samples
  • Mass, Volume, Density Lab Check
  • Archimedes Principle Lab
  • Archimedes Principle Lab Check
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  • Waves

  • Making Waves Activity
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  • Frequency

  • Hooke's Law Lab
  • Hooke's Law Lab Check
  • Hooke's Law Lab Answers
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  • Sound

  • Pop Bottle Music Activity
  • Pop Bottle Music Activity Check
  • Sound Lab
  • Sound Lab Check
  • Seventh String Tuning Fork
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  • Pendulums

  • Simple Pendulum Lab
  • Simple Pendulum Lab Check
  • Simple Pendulum Lab Answers
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  • Magnetism

  • Magnet Man
  • Magnetic Field Activity
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  • Circuits

  • Splitting Water Lab
  • Squishy Circuits
  • Squishy Circuits Conductive Dough Recipe
  • Squishy Circuits Insulating Dough Recipe
  • Building Squishy Circuits
  • Squishy Circuits Videos
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  • Light

  • Light Activity
  • Light Vocabulary Activity
  • Light and Sound Crossword Puzzle
  • Electromagnetic Spectrum and Light Laws Activity
  • Electromagnetic Spectrum and Light Laws Activity Check Sheet
  • Identify the Spectrum Activity
  • Paper Spectroscope
  • Pringles Pinhole Viewer
  • Flux Simulator
  • Doppler Shift Simulator
  • Snell's Law Simulator
  • Aliasing in Wagon Wheels Simulator
  • Wikipedia Soap Bubbles, Wikipedia
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  • Color

  • Color Mixing Wheel Lab
  • Color Changing UV Beads
  • Light and Color Activity
  • Three Views Spectrum Simulator
  • Electromagnetic Spectrum Simulator
  • Light and Filters Simulator
  • Blackbody Curves Simulator
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  • Heat

  • Daily Temperature Activity
  • Melting the Ice Activity
  • Blackbody Curves of Melting Simulator
  • Conduction, Convection, and Radiation Lab
  • Temperature and Albedo Lab
  • Temperature and Albedo Lab Graph
  • Temperature and Emissivity Lab
  • Temperature and Emissivity Lab Check
  • Absolute Zero Lab
  • Absolute Zero Lab Check
  • Calorimetry and Specific Heat Capacity Lab
  • Calorimetry and Specific Heat Capacity Lab Samples
  • Calorimetry and Specific Heat Capacity Lab Check
  • Newton's Law of Cooling Lab
  • Newton's Law of Cooling Lab Check
  • Shoe Box Oven Activity Calculator
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  • Laws

  • Laws of Thermodynamics Activity
  • Ideal Gases and Kinetic Theory Activity
  • Ideal Gases and Kinetic Theory Activity Answers
  • Entropy Activity
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  • Particles

  • Pet Particle Activity
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  • Atoms

  • Hydrogen Atom Simulator
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  • Radioactivity

  • Radioactivity Decay Activity
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