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Density of Rocks - Some Applications part of Quantitative Skills:Activity Collection

Len Vacher, Dept of Geology, University of South Florida

This module studies some applications of being able to determine the density of rocks.

How much energy do you save by doubling insulation? part of SISL:2012 Sustainability in Math Workshop:Activities

Joseph Skufca, Clarkson University

Students will be provided the governing equation for steady state heat transfer across a surface. They will use that equation to explore the effect of changing the insulation value on the amount of energy used.

Modeling: (1) Revenue Neutral Carbon Taxes; (2) Accelerated atmospheric C02 concentrations part of SISL:2012 Sustainability in Math Workshop:Activities

Martin Walter, University of Colorado at Boulder

Design a revenue neutral carbon tax and a plan for implementation; together with a model for what happens if we do not institute such a tax-system.

Context-rich problem for cooperative group problem solving - Electric Force part of Starting Point: Teaching and Learning Economics:Teaching Methods:Context-Rich Problems:Examples

kenneth heller, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities

Context-rich problem for electrostatics in an introductory physics class. The instructional setting uses cooperative group problem solving.