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Thursday, December 22

  1. page Links & Resources edited MATH REVIEW: Here are some links that can help with reviewing math concepts and techniques used in…
    MATH REVIEW: Here are some links that can help with reviewing math concepts and techniques used in the course:
    SCIENTIFIC NOTATION:
    Scientific Notation Tutorial from West Texas A&M University
    A good introduction to scientific notation.
    Scientific Notation Practice Problems
    Practice problems in scientific notation to make sure you've got the idea.
    UNITS:
    Unit Conversion
    "How to Convert Units" a video tutorial starring Mr. Schwanbeck. (Also available on the videos page of this wiki.)
    Essentials of SI Units from NIST
    (NIST is the National Institute of Standards and Technology, the government agency in charge of units of measurement in the United States.)
    SIGNIFICANT FIGURES:
    A Concise Explanation of Significant Figures when Measuring
    An Overview of Significant Figures from Minnesota State University
    Both sites are straightforward explanations of how to properly measure stuff. Take note, Physical Sciencers!
    GENERAL PHYSICS REVIEW:
    Physics MCAS Review by Weston High School
    This
    This website is a good resource for reviewing a wide range of physics concepts even if you're not going to take the physics MCAS.
    Physics-Related Simulations
    no longer active.
    To visit Mr. Schwanbeck's NEW
    & Tutorials
    A large collection of links to other physics resources.
    FUN LINKS:
    Astronomy Picture of the Day
    "Each day a different image or photograph of our fascinating universe is featured, along with a brief explanation written by a professional astronomer."
    How Many People Are In Space Right Now
    A website dedicated to telling you how many people are in space right now... and nothing else.
    Insultingly Stupid Movie Physics
    "In the name of physics decency, to protect the minds of children everywhere, so that they may grow up in a world where they know the difference between speed and velocity, we have taken the responsibility to rate movies for their portrayal of excessively bad physics."
    The Earth as Art
    Some folks have asked me what the images on my desktop are and where I get them. Here's your answer.
    ACTIVE website, go to:
    www.schwanbeck.org

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