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Book: Spiral Physics - Algebra Based (D’Alessandris)

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    Spiral Physics is a research based introductory physics curriculum developed at Monroe Community College. There are several important features of this curriculum. It  integrates text and workbook activities in a modular fashion, and arranges topics so that students receive repeated exposure to concepts with increased complexity. It makes use of alternative problem types, including goal-less problem statements, ranking tasks, and critical analysis tasks. It restricts the equation set available for student use and is designed to facilitate active learning.

    Paul D’Alessandris (Monroe Community College)