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Visit this site: http://howthingswork.virginia.edu/

Author:Louis A. Bloomfield
Description: An archive of answers to physics questions sent by readers. "Think of this site as a radio call-in program that's being held on the WWW instead of the radio. If you ask how something works, using the button below, I'll try to provide an explanation. You'll find a more comprehensive discussion of many common objects in my book: How Things Work: the Physics of Everyday Life." Measuring temperature in a microwave oven; other measurement questions, and much more.

Levels: Elementary, Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12), College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Question and Answer Services
Math Topics: Temperature, Physics

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