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This lesson is about the importance of friction in our lives. It discusses the meaning of friction as well as the different types of friction. The lesson attempts to downplay the misconception that many people have regarding friction’s h...
Added over 1 year ago | 00:55:25 | 1440 views
Video Summary: This learning video presents an introduction to graph theory through two fun, puzzle-like problems: “The Seven Bridges of Königsberg” and “The Chinese Postman Problem”. Any high school student in a college-preparatory math...
Added over 1 year ago | 00:28:25 | 1003 views
This lesson focuses on the biggest problem faced by any young programmer - i.e. the logic building required while solving a particular problem. With programming, the solution to a particular problem lies in the head, but one is unable ...
Added over 1 year ago | 00:26:20 | 843 views
This lesson introduces students to the concepts of evolution, specifically the evolution of humans. So often our students assume that humans are well adapted to our environments because we are in control of our evolutionary destiny. The...
Added over 1 year ago | 00:14:20 | 962 views
This lesson is multidisciplinary in character and aims to show students one of the many processes to treat contaminated water with chemical substances (adsorption). It uses an alternative biomaterial, ground tamarind skin, as a filterin...
Added over 1 year ago | 00:34:04 | 1132 views
This video lesson shows students that math can play a role in understanding how an infectious disease spreads and how it can be controlled. During this lesson, students will see and use both deterministic and probabilistic models and wil...
Added over 1 year ago | 00:19:01 | 1067 views
The unit “mole” is used in chemistry as a counting unit for measuring the amount of something. One mole of something has 6.02×1023 units of that thing. The magnitude of the number 6.02×1023 is challenging to imagine. The goal of this les...
Added over 1 year ago | 00:23:49 | 1328 views
In this lesson, we learn how insects can fly in the rain. The objective is to calculate the impact forces of raindrops on flying mosquitoes. Students will gain experience with using Newton's laws, gathering data from videos and graphs, a...
Added over 1 year ago | 00:22:54 | 1210 views
What do all chemical reactions have in common? Most students describe a chemical reaction as an event where an explosion, color change, or a gas is formed. As a prerequisite for this lesson students need only be acquainted with the parti...
Added over 1 year ago | 00:24:14 | 843 views
The aim of this video lesson is to introduce the concept of factorials, and to show students that everyday events in their lives have so much to do with factorials - even if they do not realize it! During this video, students will learn ...
Added over 1 year ago | 00:24:40 | 872 views
The objective of this lesson is to illustrate how a common everyday experience (such as playing pool) can often provide a learning moment. In the example chosen, we use the game of pool to help explain some key concepts of physics. One o...
Added over 1 year ago | 00:26:45 | 887 views
Beavers are generally known as the engineers of the animal world. In fact the beaver is MIT's mascot! But honeybees might be better engineers than beavers! And in this lesson involving geometry in interesting ways, you'll see why! Honeyb...
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