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Sources of Mathematical Discovery

This resource, published at a time when teachers had become aware of the tremendous need for motivational topics in mathematics, gives students an appreciation of, and insight into, mathematics and helps adopt an experimental attitude to the teaching and learning of the subject. The book contains ten units.A Hint of...
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1970 - 1979

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Atoms into Ions

This is one of the 14 Background Books published for Stage III of the Nuffield Chemistry Sample Scheme. The books were highly illustrated and designed to be attractive. This book is an account of concepts related to oxidation and reduction,. There are three parts to this book: *Part 1:The theory of oxidation...
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1970 - 1979

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Nuffield Physical Science: Introduction and Guide

The Introduction and Guide to Nuffield Physical Science set out the aims and general philosophy of the course. This was a novel course and the Guide set out to explain its nature, and place in the curriculum, to teachers and students.ContentsOrganiser's forewordChapter 1: IntroductionChapter 2: The characteristics and...
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1970 - 1979

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Nuffield Physical Science: the Options

The Nuffield Physical Science course featured two types of options. These introduced an element of choice for students and teachers.General options The general options were introduced into the course to meet the needs of students planning to progress to higher education in specialist areas such as medicine and...
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1970 - 1979

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Nuffield Physical Science: Sourcebook

The Nuffield Physical Science Sourcebook was designed to give students further information on various parts of the course, to inspire them to read as widely as possible, and to provide them with practice in comprehending scientific prose. It consisted of articles about many topics related to the themes of the course;...
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1970 - 1979

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Nuffield Advanced Physics: Students’ Laboratory Book

The authors of Nuffield Advanced Physics produced this book to give students support during their laboratory work. Part one of the book contained short notes on the use of some of the important equipment and apparatus which students would be using quite often in physics. Part two contained detailed notes on some...
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1970 - 1979

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Unit 1: Materials and Structure

This Nuffield Advanced Physics Unit was designed as an introduction to the course. The authors wanted to capture the students' imagination right from the beginning, and so they chose for the first Unit a relatively complex topic of considerable practical importance but treated it relatively simply. The hope was that...
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1970 - 1979

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Unit 2: Electricity, Electrons, and Energy Levels

This Nuffield Advanced Physics Unit explored the topic of electricity and matter. It sought to develop basic ideas about current, potential difference, and charge, and to show some of the electrical properties of materials. These ideas were then used to understand evidence for the existence of electrons within atoms...
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1970 - 1979

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Unit 3: Field and Potential

This Nuffield Advanced Physics unit was concerned with the ideas of field and potential, developed for the electric and the gravitational fields. A main aim was to suggest that ideas about field and potential are rather general and so very useful. Their generality and usefulness were brought out in the unit by...
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1970 - 1979

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Unit 4: Waves and Oscillations

This Nuffield Advanced Physics Unit covered topic of about waves and oscillations. In the form and order suggested, it was intended to suit students who have been through the work on waves in the  Nuffield O-level Physics course, or equivalent work in other courses. In particular, the ripple tank studies...
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1970 - 1979

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