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Explorations in Physics: An Activity-Based Approach to Understanding the World

Explorations in Physics: An Activity-Based Approach to Understanding the World, by David P. Jackson, Priscilla W. Laws, Scott V. Franklin, pp. 368. ISBN 0-471-32424-8. Wiley-VCH , July 2002 06/2002; -1.

ABSTRACT Helps students to:

Increase their scientific literacy and improve their critical thinking
abilities.

acquire mastery of a diverse subset of scientific concepts.

develop positive attitudes about science.

become comfortable reading graphs and interpreting their
meaning.

learn to use computers and other modern technologies with skill and
confidence.

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