Components of Project:

-Give a historical perspective on this work (dates, what was known at the time, etc.)

-Describe the experiment and/or observations.

-Construct a model or demonstration.

-What problems did this theory solve?

-What problems remain unanswered by this theory?

-What are some of the practical implications of this theory?

**Requirements:**

-Written paper- typed, bibliography, etc.

-Presentation-

-must contain demonstration

-must be involve technology

**Topics and groups:**

Rutherford and Bohr and the development of the planetary model of the atom.

Dalton and Avogadro's views on the nature
of matter

-How did Avogadro arrive at his famous
number?

Lord Kelvin and gas laws

-How did Kelvin arrive at a value for
absolute zero?

Plank and quantum mechanics

de Broglie and Young

-What did the double slit experiment prove?

-How can light be both a particle and
a wave?

Schrodinger and his cat

Heisenberg and his uncertainty

Avogadro's Law and molar volume

Mendeleev and periodicity

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