Hands-On Physics Activities with Real-Life Applications contains intriguing investigations designed to provide an activity-oriented approach to learning science. The book is perfect for both physics and physical science with physics activities at all levels. A collection of nearly 200 investigations, demonstrations, mini-labs and other activities using everyday examples to make physics concepts easy to understand. Topics include—Measurement, Energy and Momentum, Motion, Waves and Sound, Force, Light, Pressure, Electricity and Magnetism.
More than 300 illustrations supplement the activities. Each lesson provides a concise introduction, a discussion of major concepts and thought-provoking questions for the student. A teacher section contains detailed answers to questions, a more thorough discussion of concepts and applications to real life. Illustrations, appendices. 657 pages, 8½" × 11", soft cover.