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Basic Students matched to this level have a partial mastery of prerequisite knowledge and skills fundamental for proficient work.
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    Wind Power

    Wind Power

    by CK-12 //at grade
    How wind can be used to generate power, and its consequences.
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    Wind Power

    Wind Power

    by CK-12 //basic
    How wind can be used to generate power, and its consequences.
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    Wind Power

    Wind Power

    by Jim Doherty, Ph.D. //at grade
    How wind can be used to generate power, and its consequences.
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    Wind Power

    Wind Power

    by Maria Cademartori //basic
    How wind can be used to generate power, and its consequences.
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    Wind Power

    Wind Power

    by MARGARET IDLAS //basic
    How wind can be used to generate power, and its consequences.
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    Wind Power 1

    Wind Power 1

    by MARGARET IDLAS //basic
    How wind can be used to generate power, and its consequences.
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    Wind Power

    Wind Power

    by jaya kumar //at grade
    How wind can be used to generate power, and its consequences.
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    Wind Power

    Wind Power

    by Joe Caffrey //at grade
    How wind can be used to generate power, and its consequences.
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  • Video
    How I Built a Windmill

    How I Built a Windmill

    by CK-12 //basic
    In this video, William Kamkwamba talks about how he built a windmill to power his family's home at age 14. He shares how he built the windmill using plans in a library book and spare parts and scrap.
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  • Video
    The Wind Business

    The Wind Business

    by CK-12 //basic
    The 6-minute documentary at this link describes the wind turbine business.
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  • Practice
    Wind Power Practice
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    Wind Power Practice

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  • Downloadable Quiz
    Wind Power Quiz - MS ES

    Wind Power Quiz - MS ES

    by CK-12 //basic
    Reviews the generation and usage of wind energy.
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  • Downloadable Quiz
    Wind Power Quiz

    Wind Power Quiz

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Quiz on Wind Power
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  • Critical Thinking
    Wind Power Discussion Questions

    Wind Power Discussion Questions

    by CK-12 //at grade
    A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Wind Power.
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  • Real World Application
    The Cape Wind Controversy

    The Cape Wind Controversy

    by CK-12 //basic
    Wind power is clean and renewable. Some people say it mars the natural beauty of a location, particularly, their location.
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  • Real World Application
    One Answer is Blowin' in the Wind

    One Answer is Blowin' in the Wind

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Learn how offshore wind farms generate power but are hard to build.
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  • Real World Application
    Wind For Schools

    Wind For Schools

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Department of Energy's Wind for Schools program is introduced. Students are asked to analyze and predict where wind farms should be developed, and then are challenged to build their own wind turbine.
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  • Real World Application
    100% Self Sufficient

    100% Self Sufficient

    by CK-12 //basic
    Find out how an island in the Atlantic Ocean generates all of its own energy from wind and hydroelectric sources.
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  • Study Guide
    Wind Power Study Guide

    Wind Power Study Guide

    by CK-12 //at grade
    This study guide summarizes the key points of Wind Power. You can download and customize it to suit your needs and study habits.
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