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In the Footsteps of Newton

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Author:Nancy Rodgers and Elizabeth Winters, Hanover College
Description: This documentary of, and by, Hanover College students follows their quest to retrace the life of Sir Isaac Newton, begining with his early life on the farm at Woolsthorpe Manor, to his student days in Grantham and academic life at Trinity College in Cambridge University, to his final years in London. Watch a trailer and find screenings of the movie, which stars undergraduates enrolled in Rodgers' math history class, as flimed by students enrolled in Winters' documentary production class, during Hanover's Study Abroad program.

Levels: High School (9-12), College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Video
Math Topics: Calculus (Single Variable), Calculus (Multivariable), Acoustics, Mechanics of Solids, Optics, Thermodynamics

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