List Physics Resources

  1. For the Allure of Physics: Walter Lewin full series
    Description:Complete playlist of all the Walter Lewin Physics lectures
    Course:PHYS 1305,PHYS 2325
    Type:Video
    Topic:Physics
    Subtopic:
    Level:Intermediate
    Platform:Online
    Time Allowed:0  Minutes
  2. General link to Brightstorm Physics Videos
    Description:Complete playlist of all the Brightstorm Physics Videos
    Course:PHYS1401, PHYS2325
    Type:Video
    Topic:
    Subtopic:
    Level:Beginner
    Platform:Online
    Time Allowed:5  Minutes
  3. Hammer vs. Feather - Physics on the Moon
    Description:Actual footage of Apollo 15 Commander David Scott, reproducing Galileo's experiment on the moon by releasing a 1.32 kg hammer and a 0.03 kg feather from exactly the same height at the same time.
    Course:PHYS 1401,PHYS 2325
    Type:Video
    Topic:gravity
    Subtopic:free fall
    Level:Beginner
    Platform:Online
    Time Allowed:0  Minutes
  4. Hyperphysics Basic Vector Operations
    Description:In this text tutorial students read through information and are presented problems to test their understanding.
    Course:PHYS1401, PHYS2325
    Type:
    Topic:Projectile Motion
    Subtopic:Vectors and Scalars
    Level:Beginner
    Platform:Tutorial
    Time Allowed:5  Minutes
  5. Illuminations Resources for Teaching Math: Vector Investigation: Boat to the Island
    Description:In this simulation students are able to manipulate a boat in the water examining the principles of magnitude, direction and speed. Includes related resources and instructions
    Course:PHYS1401, PHYS2325
    Type:
    Topic:Projectile Motion
    Subtopic:Vectors and Scalars
    Level:
    Platform:Simulation
    Time Allowed:0  Minutes
  6. Khan Academy Video Lecture: Vectors in 2-dimensions
    Description:Visualization of vectors in 2 dimensions
    Course:PHYS 1401, PHYS 2325
    Type:
    Topic:Math tools for Physics
    Subtopic:Vectors and Scalars
    Level:Beginner
    Platform:Video
    Time Allowed:5  Minutes
  7. Khan Academy Video: Introduction to Vectors and Scalars
    Description:Video lecture series
    Course:PHYS1401, PHYS2325
    Type:
    Topic:Projectile Motion
    Subtopic:Vectors and Scalars
    Level:Beginner
    Platform:Video lecture
    Time Allowed:5  Minutes
  8. Khan Academy: Projectiles
    Description:Khan academy video: problems and solutions in projectile motion
    Course:PHYS1401, PHYS2325
    Type:
    Topic:Projectile Motion
    Subtopic:
    Level:Beginner
    Platform:Video Lecture
    Time Allowed:5  Minutes
  9. Merlot: Adding Vectors Applet
    Description:Applet allows students visualization of vectors in 2 dimensions and the ability to add up to four vectors. Complete with tutorials.
    Course:PHYS 1305,PHYS 2325
    Type:Applet
    Topic:Projectile Motion
    Subtopic:Vectors and Scalars
    Level:Beginner
    Platform:Online
    Time Allowed:0  Minutes
  10. PhET Interactive Simulation Projectile Motion
    Description:Students blast a Buick out of a cannon and learn about projectile motion by firing various objects. Students can set the angle, initial speed, and mass. Instructor resources including concept test questions, clicker questions and labs are available at this link.
    Course:PHYS1401, PHYS2325
    Type:Simulation
    Topic:Projectile Motion
    Subtopic:Vectors and Scalars
    Level:Beginner
    Platform:Simulation
    Time Allowed:5  Minutes
  11. PhET Interactive Simulation Vector Addition
    Description:Student learn how to add vectors by dragging vectors onto a graph, changing their length and angle, and summing them together. The magnitude, angle, and components of each vector can be displayed in several formats. Instructor resrouces including concept test questions, clicker questions and labs are available at this link.
    Course:PHYS1401, PHYS2325
    Type:
    Topic:Projectile Motion
    Subtopic:Vectors and Scalars
    Level:Beginner
    Platform:Simulation
    Time Allowed:5  Minutes
  12. PhET Interactive Simulations / University of Colorado
    Description:Learn about position, velocity, and acceleration graphs. Move the little man back and forth with the mouse and plot his motion. Set the position, velocity, or acceleration and let the simulation move the man for you.
    Course:PHYS 1401, PHYS 2325
    Type:
    Topic:Motion in 1 dimension
    Subtopic:Graphical Analysis
    Level:Beginner
    Platform:Simulation
    Time Allowed:5  Minutes
  13. PhET Interactive Simulations / University of Colorado
    Description:Complete list of all the University of Colorado PhET Interactive Simulations
    Course:PHYS1401, PHYS2325
    Type:
    Topic:
    Subtopic:
    Level:Beginner
    Platform:Simulation
    Time Allowed:5  Minutes
  14. PhysClips Interactive Animation
    Description:Combined video lecture and animation
    Course:PHYS1401, PHYS2325
    Type:
    Topic:Projectile Motion
    Subtopic:
    Level:Beginner
    Platform:Video Lecture/Animat
    Time Allowed:0  Minutes
  15. PhysClips Interactive Animation supportin information
    Description:Supportive tutorial materials for the PhysClips Interactive animation on mechanics
    Course:PHYS1401, PHYS2325
    Type:
    Topic:
    Subtopic:
    Level:Beginner
    Platform:Tutorial
    Time Allowed:0  Minutes
  16. The Physics Classroom: Newton's Laws
    Description:In this text tutorial students read through information and are presented problems to test their understanding.
    Course:PHYS1401, PHYS2325
    Type:
    Topic:
    Subtopic:
    Level:Beginner
    Platform:Tutorial
    Time Allowed:0  Minutes
  17. The Physics Classroom: Vectors
    Description:In this text tutorial students read through information and are presented problems to test their understanding.
    Course:PHYS1401, PHYS2325
    Type:
    Topic:Projectile Motion
    Subtopic:Vectors and Scalars
    Level:Beginner
    Platform:Tutorial
    Time Allowed:0  Minutes
  18. The Physics Classroom: Vectors and Scalars Tutorial
    Description:In this text tutorial students read through information and are presented problems to test their understanding.
    Course:PHYS1401, PHYS2325
    Type:
    Topic:Projectile Motion
    Subtopic:Vectors and Scalars
    Level:Beginner
    Platform:Tutorial
    Time Allowed:5  Minutes