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Product Description: Wow! How? Few techniques are as effective at generating interest in science as dramatic demonstrations. This fully illustrated sourcebook describes eighty-five physics demonstrations suitable for performance both inside and outside classrooms...read more

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9780299304706 | Har/psc re edition (Univ of Wisconsin Pr, March 1, 2015), cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Wow!
9780299215804 | Har/dvd edition (Univ of Wisconsin Pr, January 24, 2006), cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Sprott’s demonstrations will fascinate, amaze, and teach students the wonders of physics.

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Product Description: A complete update to the hit book on the real physics at work in comic books, featuring more heroes, more villains, and more science Since 2001, James Kakalios has taught "Everything I Needed to Know About Physics I Learned from Reading Comic Books," a hugely popular university course that generated coast-to-coast media attention for its unique method of explaining complex physics concepts through comics...read more

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9781592401468 | Gotham Books, September 8, 2005, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: An exploration of the science behind the powers of popular comic superheroes and villains illustrates the physics principles underlying the supernatural abilities of such characters as Superman, Magneto, and Spider-Man.

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9781592405084 | 2 original edition (Avery Pub Group, November 3, 2009), cover price $18.00 | About this edition: A complete update to the hit book on the real physics at work in comic books, featuring more heroes, more villains, and more science Since 2001, James Kakalios has taught "Everything I Needed to Know About Physics I Learned from Reading Comic Books," a hugely popular university course that generated coast-to-coast media attention for its unique method of explaining complex physics concepts through comics.
9781592402427 | Reprint edition (Avery Pub Group, September 21, 2006), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: An exploration of the science behind the powers of popular comic superheroes and villains illustrates the physics principles underlying the supernatural abilities of such characters as Superman, Magneto, and Spider-Man.

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9780757557873 | Lslf edition (Kendall Hunt Pub Co, September 30, 2008), cover price $73.50

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The history of science presented in this set teaches students about the benefits of making careful observations, of pursuing paths and ideas that others have neglected or have not ventured to tread, and of always questioning the world around them.

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9780816055326 | 1 edition (Facts on File, June 1, 2007), cover price $49.50 | About this edition: Looks at the history of physics throughout the twentieth-century.

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Product Description: This book explores what happens as beginning urban teachers transition through their first few years in the classroom. It captures one teacher's journey through the first three years of teaching science and mathematics in a large urban district in the US...read more

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9781402059216 | Springer Verlag, June 3, 2007, cover price $209.00 | About this edition: This book explores what happens as beginning urban teachers transition through their first few years in the classroom.

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9789048174751 | Springer Verlag, June 3, 2007, cover price $209.00 | About this edition: This book explores what happens as beginning urban teachers transition through their first few years in the classroom.

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Product Description: Cliff Swartz is a passionate advocate for better physics teaching, based on a curriculum that is quantitative and includes experiments "with a purpose." Here, in a collection of editorials written for The Physics Teacher magazine -- along with a few new ones -- he cajoles, chides, preaches, and provides a good swift kick in the intellectual pants for those who are working to share physics with the next generation...read more

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9780801883064 | Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, December 22, 2005, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Cliff Swartz is a passionate advocate for better physics teaching, based on a curriculum that is quantitative and includes experiments "with a purpose.

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9780801883071 | Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, November 30, 2005, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Cliff Swartz is a passionate advocate for better physics teaching, based on a curriculum that is quantitative and includes experiments "with a purpose.

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Product Description: An explanation of Special Relativity for those who'd like to know more about it but thought it was too complicated.

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9780974954424, titled "The 1905 Special Theory of Relativity: How Something Strange About the Speed of Light Led to the Discovery That Mass Can Be Changed into Energy!" | 3 edition (Triumph Books, May 1, 2005), cover price $10.00 | About this edition: An explanation of Special Relativity for those who'd like to know more about it but thought it was too complicated.

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Product Description: Built on the foundations of Halliday, Resnick, and Walker's Fundamentals of Physics Sixth Edition, this text is designed to work with interactive learning strategies that are increasingly being used in physics instruction (for example, microcomputer-based labs, interactive lectures, etc...read more

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9780471487777 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, February 11, 2005, cover price $41.20 | About this edition: Built on the foundations of Halliday, Resnick, and Walker's Fundamentals of Physics Sixth Edition, this text is designed to work with interactive learning strategies that are increasingly being used in physics instruction (for example, microcomputer-based labs, interactive lectures, etc.

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Product Description: Get hands-on experience with this Lab Manual! Designed to accompany Trefil’s Physics Matters, this Lab Manual contains 20 different labs covering major topics with common equipment. Written by authors who have vast experience in communicating science to general audiences, Physics Matters conveys the principles of physics in a manner that is understandable to the non-scientist...read more

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9789990173826 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, December 30, 2003, cover price $0.02

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9780471261544 | Lab manual edition (John Wiley & Sons Inc, June 24, 2004), cover price $48.30 | About this edition: Get hands-on experience with this Lab Manual!
9780471428985 | Act edition (John Wiley & Sons Inc, February 9, 2004), cover price $46.90 | About this edition: Activity BookFrom amusement park rides to critical environmental issues such as energy generation-physics affects almost every aspect of our world.

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Product Description: Teaches problem-solving style by explaining the methods that experienced scientist and engineers use to define a problem, to solve it, and to present their solution to others.

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9780962200816 | Dosoris Pr, February 1, 1989, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Teaches problem-solving style by explaining the methods that experienced scientist and engineers use to define a problem, to solve it, and to present their solution to others.

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9780962200861, titled "How to Solve Problems for Success in Freshman Physics Engineering and Beyond" | 6 edition (Dosoris Pr, November 30, 2003), cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Teaches problem-solving style by explaining the methods that experienced scientist and engineers use to define a problem, to solve it, and to present their solution to others.
9780962200854, titled "How to Solve Problems: For Success in Freshman Physics, Engineering, and Beyond" | Dosoris Pr, October 1, 1998, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: Teaches problem-solving style by explaining the methods that experienced scientist and engineers use to define a problem, to solve it, and to present their solution to others.
9780962200847, titled "How to Solve Problems: For Success in Freshman Physics, Engineering, and Beyond" | 4th edition (Dosoris Pr, December 1, 1994), cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Teaches problem-solving style by explaining the methods that experienced scientist and engineers use to define a problem, to solve it, and to present their solution to others.
9780962200830, titled "How to Solve Problems: For Success in Freshman Physics, Engineering, and Beyond" | 3rd edition (Dosoris Pr, September 1, 1993), cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Teaches problem-solving style by explaining the methods that experienced scientist and engineers use to define a problem, to solve it, and to present their solution to others.
9780962200823, titled "How to Solve Problems for Success in Freshman Physics Engineering and Beyond" | 2nd edition (Dosoris Pr, August 1, 1990), cover price $8.95

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Product Description: This book seeks to narrow the current gap between educational research and classroom practice in the teaching of physics. It makes a detailed analysis of research findings derived from experiments involving pupils, students and teachers in the field...read more

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9781402012754 | Kluwer Academic Pub, July 1, 2003, cover price $209.00 | About this edition: This book seeks to narrow the current gap between educational research and classroom practice in the teaching of physics.

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9781402012761 | Kluwer Academic Pub, October 1, 2003, cover price $79.95 | About this edition: This book seeks to narrow the current gap between educational research and classroom practice in the teaching of physics.

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Product Description: This teaching resource collects 400 demonstration experiments and ideas for pupils in physics. They cover the range of physics taught to pupils from ages 11-18 at secondary or high school, and either make specific points about physics subjects or aim to set pupils thinking...read more

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9780750305815 | Inst of Physics Pub Inc, June 1, 1999, cover price $36.95 | About this edition: This teaching resource collects 400 demonstration experiments and ideas for pupils in physics.

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Explains how to apply test-taking skills, understand concepts, and solve mechanics, electricity, magnetism, thermodynamics, and optics problems (view table of contents)

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9780070482623 | McGraw-Hill, September 1, 1998, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Explains how to apply test-taking skills, understand concepts, and solve mechanics, electricity, magnetism, thermodynamics, and optics problems

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Product Description: This book is an invaluable resource for physics teachers. It contains an updated version of the author's A Guide to Introductory Physics Teaching (1990), Homework and Test Questions (1994), and a previously unpublished monograph "Introduction to Classical Conservation Laws". (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780471137078 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, August 8, 1996, cover price $178.95 | About this edition: This book is an invaluable resource for physics teachers.

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Product Description: There is no comparable book to this one. It provides teachers with a comprehensive collection of real life applications of physical principles. It contains a wealth of new ideas for class discussions, research projects, a nd demonstrations...read more

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9780205174065 | Allyn & Bacon, October 1, 1995, cover price $43.99 | About this edition: There is no comparable book to this one.

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Product Description: the book is arranged in five broad categories: distance, mass, temperature, speed, and time. The 135 essays cover such topics as how high you can jump, how big a water droplet can get, how heavy is light, and when you should add cream to your coffee...read more
By Gary Ehrlich (illustrator) and Robert Ehrlich

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9780813520452 | Rutgers Univ Pr, May 1, 1994, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: the book is arranged in five broad categories: distance, mass, temperature, speed, and time.

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9780813520469 | Rutgers Univ Pr, September 1, 1995, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: the book is arranged in five broad categories: distance, mass, temperature, speed, and time.

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A guide to teaching introductory physics, from high school to calculus-based college courses, this instructional tool presents systematic observations based upon research into how physics students come to learn and understand physical concepts, models and lines of reasoning. Includes many examples of test questions and homework problems.

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9780471086918 | Pck edition (John Wiley & Sons Inc, March 1, 1995), cover price $96.60
9780471513414 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, February 1, 1990, cover price $83.80 | About this edition: A guide to teaching introductory physics, from high school to calculus-based college courses, this instructional tool presents systematic observations based upon research into how physics students come to learn and understand physical concepts, models and lines of reasoning.

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Product Description: Eric Rogers was an excellent physics teacher, with a worldwide reputation for the passion, profundity, and quirkiness of his thinking. Written by a distinguished international group of contributors, Wonder and Delight honors his memory by collecting together writings about science education that have lasting relevance and on subjects about which Eric Rogers cared deeply...read more
By Brenda Jennison and Jon Ogborn (editor)

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9780750303156 | CRC Pr I Llc, April 1, 1994, cover price $76.95 | About this edition: Eric Rogers was an excellent physics teacher, with a worldwide reputation for the passion, profundity, and quirkiness of his thinking.

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Product Description: This book provides the first time physics student, either at the high school or college level, with the following essentials for success in this most challenging of courses of study - effective problem solving strategies, helpful study techniques and a list of common pitfalls to avoid...read more

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9780963971609 | Jay-El Pubns, March 30, 1994, cover price $29.50 | About this edition: This book provides the first time physics student, either at the high school or college level, with the following essentials for success in this most challenging of courses of study - effective problem solving strategies, helpful study techniques and a list of common pitfalls to avoid.

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Product Description: This collection is confined to an extremely fundamental level of subject matter common to the great majority of introductory physics courses. Questions range from simple to fairly sophisticated, extending over a variety of modes that emerge as essential components in the learning and understanding of physics...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780471309314 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, February 21, 1994, cover price $117.90 | About this edition: This collection is confined to an extremely fundamental level of subject matter common to the great majority of introductory physics courses.

Photographs and drawings supplement a practical reference to the demonstration technique and equipment of selected physic experiments. Bibliogs

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9780898748215 | Krieger Pub Co, February 1, 1985, cover price $150.00
9780471067597 | Krieger Pub Co, June 1, 1970, cover price $90.45 | About this edition: Photographs and drawings supplement a practical reference to the demonstration technique and equipment of selected physic experiments.

By John L. Lewis (editor)

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9789231009372 | Unipub, June 1, 1972, cover price $11.50

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