Photovoltaic cells convert energy from the sun directly into electricity. In this movie, engineers Beth Richards and Miguel Contreras give your students a clear and engaging "101" on this renewable energy technology, and demonstrate the basic math and science behind it.
Running time 4:45 minutes
Science & Technology / Mathematics Activity:
Get Your Red-Hot Solar Panels!
Subject: Mathematics; Science
Topics: Physics; Statistics
Grades: 6 - 9
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Flash 9 or greater is required.