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Issue No.01 - January/February (2010 vol.12)
pp: 88-95
ABSTRACT
<p>By posing a continual stream of pertinent questions, a nonmathematical computer program can prod freshman physics students toward an analytical solution to one-dimensional kinematics problems.</p>
INDEX TERMS
Artificial intelligence, Prolog, computer tutorial, physics, kinematics
CITATION
Thomas J. Bensky, "Computer-Guided Solutions to Physics Problems Using Prolog", Computing in Science & Engineering, vol.12, no. 1, pp. 88-95, January/February 2010, doi:10.1109/MCSE.2010.8
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