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2015 Oct

  • 2015 Oct

    Teaching Methodology: The Fun of Science

    There are undoubtedly several different teaching techniques that one can employ when teaching a science, but few are truly effective. But how do we identify which teaching technique is most effective, and what are…

    October 20, 2015
  • 2015 Oct

    Quantum Mechanics

    Quantum mechanics is a topic taught in JC physics tuition classes that frequently instills fear in some. However, it is not as intricate as it may seem. As with any topic in science, it…

    October 20, 2015
  • 2015 Oct

    Light: Properties and Applications

    We have all seen a form of light – but there is much more to it than meets the eye. Light is electromagnetic radiation that travels in the form of a wave and can…

    October 17, 2015
  • 2015 Oct

    Electromagnetism

    Have you ever wondered why materials such as magnets exist, and how they work? Well, the principles behind it makes it a rather interesting subject. A magnetic field is produced by electric currents which…

    October 16, 2015
  • 2015 Oct

    Newton’s Laws

    Newton’s Laws Sir Isaac Newton, the man who developed the first theories of gravitation, also introduced the three laws of motion. These laws essentially changed the field of physics in an astounding manner –…

    October 14, 2015
  • 2015 Oct

    Careers in the Field of Physics

    There exists many branches and interdisciplinary fields of physics – many of which are related to research-intensive careers. After graduating with a major in physics, there are many career options available to choose from,…

    October 12, 2015
  • 2015 Oct

    Balancing Act

    The above shows a balancing toy which we use in our JC Physics tuition classes. Most people would have seen similar toys. The centre of gravity (C.G.) unlike what most students may think, is…

    October 8, 2015
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