Tag Archives: podcast

using Excel’s LINEST function⤴

from @ fizzics

The period (T) of a simple pendulum can be calculated using where l is the pendulum length and g is the gravitational field strength. Using a single value of length and period, we can determine the acceleration due to gravity.  However, it would be better experimental practise to vary the length of the pendulum and ... Read more

Loose Learners ep 2⤴

from @ wwwd – John's World Wide Wall Display

Radio #EDUtalk 05-04-2017 Loose Learners Ep 2


This is the second episode of Mariana and my monthly podcast. We are still settling into a new format, possible going to change the title and certainly still tweaking the format.

The Show Notes that Mariana put together are just great, worth reading even if you are podphobic.

higher assignment⤴

from @ fizzics

Your assignment will be based on an optoelectronics topic.  You will get some ideas for practical work by downloading this booklet. I have attached a copy of the Scholar notes for unit 3 of the CfE Higher course.  You will find background physics with appropriate energy band explanations on pages 103-142. Don’t print this document, ... Read more