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  • Category:Physics and Astronomy/Labs
  • Wright State University Lake Campus
  • Notice: Efforts on this page shall be paused while the commercial book How Things Work (looseleaf) by Bloomfield is evaluated (ISBN 9781119013846 Wiley)

Newtonian Physics[edit]

Labs in progress[edit]

Classical Physics[edit]

Wikibooks:FHSST_Physics/Rectilinear_Motion/Graphs
Emblem-pen-new.svg Motion simple arithmetic quiz
Emblem-pen-new.svg Conceptual physics wikiquizzes
Emblem-pen-new.svg How things work college course/Waves (Physics Classroom)

Modern Physics[edit]

Quantum mechanics/Photoelectric effect
Emblem-pen-new.svg Quantum mechanics/Photoelectric effect/Quiz
Quantum mechanics timeline
Emblem-pen-new.svg Quantum mechanics timeline/Quiz

Physics in our lives[edit]

Industrial Revolution[edit]

Wikipedia:Industrial_Revolution
Emblem-pen-new.svg quiz (based on the permalink to the Wikipedia article)

Nuclear power[edit]

Wikipedia:Nuclear_powerWikipedia Article
Emblem-pen-new.svg LEDE-HISTORY quiz           POWER PLANT - END quiz           (index)

Global warming[edit]

Wikipedia:Global_warming Wikipedia Article
Emblem-pen-new.svg Global warming quizzes (based on the permalink to the Wikipedia article)

Computer[edit]

Wikipedia:Computer (See also Wikipedia:Turing machine * Wikipedia:Busy beaver * Wikipedia:Halting problem * Wikipedia:Bombe) (Wikipedia articles)
Emblem-pen-new.svg Computer quiz
Emblem-pen-new.svg Turing machine quiz                     ...(index to these two computer quizzes)

The Antikythera mechanism[edit]

Wikipedia:Antikythera_mechanism
Emblem-pen-new.svg Antikythera mechanism/Quizzes
Wikipedia:Saros (astronomy)
Emblem-pen-new.svg Orbital mechanics/Saros/Quiz 1
Wikipedia:Ecliptic and Ecliptic/Quizzes/Gallery
Emblem-pen-new.svg Ecliptic/Quizzes/Quiz 1
Ecliptic/Quizzes/Quiz 2 Will not be on How Things Work (may move to Astronomy)

Appendix[edit]

Units under construction[edit]

Electricity and Field theory
YouTube#Physics_and_Astronomy
Hunting the Elements (PBS NOVA)
Python journal
How_things_work_college_course/Conceptual_physics_wikiquizzes/Uniform_circular_motion Needs major rewrite.

Units that will not be used (move to Astronomy)[edit]

Why_is_the_Sky_Dark_at_Night
Emblem-pen-new.svg Why is the Sky Dark at Night/quiz
Quizzes converted to quizbank form
already converted====
  1. How things work college course/Conceptual physics wikiquizzes/Velocity and acceleration
  2. How_things_work_college_course/Motion simple arithmetic quiz
  3. Why_is_the_Sky_Dark_at_Night/quiz
  4. Quantum_mechanics/Photoelectric_effect/Quiz
  5. How things work college course/Quantum mechanics timeline/Quiz
  6. How_things_work_college_course/Industrial_Revolution_quiz
  7. How things work college course/Global warming quizzes
  8. How_things_work_college_course/Nuclear_power_quizzes
  9. How things work college course/Computer quiz
  10. How_things_work_college_course/Turing_machine_quiz
  11. Antikythera mechanism/Quizzes
  12. Orbital mechanics/Saros/Quiz 1
  13. Ecliptic/Quizzes/Quiz 1
  14. How things work college course/Waves (Physics Classroom)
need to convert====

Free online resources[edit]