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Year 11 Physics

Finding Resources in Oliver

 

Here are some books that you may find useful during your studies.  Search the Bennies catalogue Oliver for more, or browse the Non-fiction collection NFS.

 

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Hornsby Library

  

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Other useful links

GPS and never having to say: 'Where am I?' - from NOVA, Australian Academy of Science

http://www.science.org.au/nova/066/066key.htm

GPS Primer - from The Aerospace Corporation

http://www.aero.org/education/primers/gps/

Global Positioning System Overview - from The Geographers' Craft Project, University of Colorado Boulder

http://www.colorado.Edu/geography/gcraft/notes/gps/gps_f.html

All About GPS - from Trimble GPS

http://www.physics.org/article-questions.asp?id=55

http://www.trimble.com/gps/

.How DVDs and DVD Players Work - from How Stuff Works

http://www.howstuffworks.com/dvd.htm

How a Digital Video Drive Works - Electricity and Magnetism, Molecular Expressions

http://micro.magnet.fsu.edu/electromag/computers/digitalvideodiscs/dvd.html

How A Compact Disc Works - a Java Applet from Electricity and Magnetism Interactive Java Tutorials, Molecular Expressions

http://micro.magnet.fsu.edu/electromag/java/cd/

 How Internet Radio Works - from How Stuff Works

http://www.howstuffworks.com/internet-radio.htm

How Wireless Internet Works - from How Stuff Works

http://www.howstuffworks.com/wireless-internet.htm

How the Airborne Internet will Work - from How Stuff Works

http://www.howstuffworks.com/airborne-internet.htm

 

How DVD's work

How GPS Works

How CD's are made

How Does Broadband work?

Academic Searching

Always consider how you search.  If you use inverted commas (eg. "Ancient Egypt") you will perform a more accurate search. 

Also, consider limiting the results to educational insitutions by adding site:.edu to your search terms

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Referencing using the Harvard Author-Date System

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