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The Physics Question of the Week

Archive 12: Questions and Answers 221-240

Week of January 30, 2006 Q #240 A #240 (available 2/6/2006)Balance with buoyancy in air
Week of January 23, 2006 Q #239 A #239 (available 1/30/2006)Balance with buoyancy in air
Week of January 16, 2006 Q #238 A #238 (available 1/23/2006)Center of mass of falling SLINKY
Week of January 9, 2006 Q #237 A #237 (available 1/16/2006) Demonstration O1-03: IMAGE INVERSION ON RETINA
Week of December 19, 2005 Q #236 A #236 (available 1/9/2006) Demonstration H4-11: SAVART'S DISKS
Week of December 12, 2005 Q #235 A #235 (available 12/19/2005) Demonstration L1-03: LIGHT BULB WITHOUT VACUUM
Week of December 5, 2005 Q #234 A #234 (available 12/12/2005) Demonstration M7-17: REFLECTION OF LIGHT FROM DIELECTRIC AND CONDUCTOR
Week of November 21, 2005 Q #233 A #233 (available 12/5/2005) Demonstration M7-17: REFLECTION OF LIGHT FROM DIELECTRIC AND CONDUCTOR
Week of November 14, 2005 Q #232 A #232 (available 11/21/2005) Demonstration O1-23: ASTIGMATISM - ON AXIS
Week of November 7, 2005 Q #231 A #231 (available 11/14/2005) Demonstration F5-12 BERNOULLI'S PRINCIPLE?
Week of October 31, 2005 Q #230 A #230 (available 11/7/2005) Demonstration L6-06 MULTIPLE PINHOLES AND LENS RECOMBINATION
Week of October 24, 2005 Q #229 A #229 (available 10/31/2005) Demonstration A2-62: GIBBS PHENOMENON AND CAUSALITY
Week of October 17, 2005 Q #228 A #228 (available 10/24/2005)Coanda effect with water
Week of October 10, 2005 Q #227 A #227 (available 10/17/2005) Demonstration K8-32: PULSES IN TRANSMISSION LINES
Week of October 3, 2005 Q #226 A #226 (available 10/10/2005) Demonstration P1-21: EINSTEIN'S RELATIVITY EXPERIMENT
Week of September 26, 2005 Q #225 A #225 (available 10/3/2005) Demonstration M3-02: MICHELSON INTERFEROMETER - WHITE LIGHT
Week of September 19, 2005 Q #224 A #224 (available 9/26/2005) Demonstration P1-02: LOCAL INERTIAL FRAME OF REFERENCE
Week of September 12, 2005 Q #223 A #223 (available 9/19/2005) Demonstration C4-52: WEIGHTLESSNESS IN FREE FALL - MASS IN CUP ON POLE
Week of May 16, 2005 Q #222 A #222 (available 5/23/2005) Demonstration G2-21: COUPLED PENDULA
Week of May 9, 2005 Q #221 A #221 (available 5/16/2005) Demonstration G1-73: LISSAJOUS FIGURES - FOURIER SYNTHESIZER


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