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Metric System and Scientific Notation

Metric System and Scientific Notation

Author: Deanna Morrison

This power point reviews the metric system, metric unit conversions, and scientific notation.  All slides involving metric conversions and scientific notation problems will be completed in class.

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Power point with audio explanations of slides.

Source: D. Morrison

Metrics & Scientific Notation Notes

Power point without audio.

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Intro to Physics Unit Packet

Be sure to take the notes in the first three pages of the unit packet.


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HOT Question

Question about your Notes: write your question following the guidelines below:

Question - asking Higher Order Thinking (HOT) Questions - use the following as your guide:

1) A question that your are still confused about (be SPECIFIC, include which part of the video, etc.)

2) A question that connects the videos (i.e., asking about the relationship between the content)

3) A question you think your know the answer to, but you want to challenge your classmates with.

Use your WSQ Chart to help with Question Starters.

Source: M. Langhans, Inspired by C. Kirch