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Elementary Particle Cards



to teach elementary particles to secondary school children


This package contains a set of cards that can be used in physics lessons or Particle Physics Masterclasses to introduce, explain and repeat the different particles and their fundamntal properties.
One set consists of 61 Cards with 24 Cards of matter particles and antimatter particles respectively, 12 exchange particles and the Higgs boson. (availble in English and German).  All strong interacting particles appear in the three different (anti) colors.
The package also includes an instructions for use, questions and answers on elementary particles and interaction and a presentation with explanations and illustrations (in German nd English only).

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German teachers can order printed a version via Netzwerk Teilchenwelt

NEW: Cards available in Spanish

Post date: Wed, Mar 19, 2014 — 12:29
Updated date: Mon, Jul 16, 2018 — 12:01

Learning Topics

Higgs Boson
W' Z' Bosons
Matter / Antimatter
Standard Model