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Title: PhET Signal Circuit - Circuit, Electricity, Current
Url: http://phet.colorado.edu/en/simulation/signal-circuit
Publisher: University of Colorado, Boulder
Description: Why do the lights turn on in a room as soon as you flip a switch? Flip the switch and electrons slowly creep along a wire. The light turns on when the signal reaches it. This simulation of a Signal Circuit is from the Physics Education Technology website of University of Colorado. Included are links to related topics and additional ideas and activities for teachers to use.
LC Classification: Science -- Physics -- Electricity and magnetism -- Electricity
Science -- Physics -- Electricity and magnetism -- Electricity -- Electric current (General)
Science -- Physics -- Electricity and magnetism -- Electricity -- Physics of electrons, protons, and other particles
Science -- Physics -- Study and teaching. Research
Technology -- Electrical engineering. Electronics. Nuclear engineering -- Electrical engineering. Electronics. Nuclear engineering -- Dynamoelectric machinery and auxiliaries -- Apparatus auxiliary to dynamoelectric machinery -- Switchboards and accessories -- Circuit breakers and fuses
GEM Subject: Science
Science -- Technology
Science -- Physics
Key Concept: Physics -- Circuits
Physics -- Currents
Physics -- Electrons
Date Issued: 2008
Resource Type: InteractiveResource (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Science Materials
Format: flash
html
Audience: College/University Instructors
Elementary School Teachers
Higher Education
Middle School Teachers
Secondary Education
Students
Teachers
Technical School First Cycle
Technical School Second Cycle
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Language: Dutch
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Rights: University of Colorado
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2008-10-24 13:07:57 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2011-08-26 12:32:10 (W3C-DTF)
Source Type: ATE Center
Source: NetWorks
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