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Useful Links and References

Science Olympics Links

BC Science Olympics 1998.No event information is given.
Centre for Disease Control Atlanta.An event on the Science of Fitness
Edmonton Science Olympics.A great competition.
London District Science Olympics.A large Science Olympics program based in London, Ontario
Macomb Science OlympiadAn important Science Olympiad site.
Parkland Science Olympics.
A web based competition for grades 03-12 based in Alberta
Science Olympiad.USA National Science Olympiad Home Page. Many events are listed.
York University Science OlympicsOne of the oldest Science Olympics program in Canada.

Fermi Question Links

Fermi Questions LibraryA source of about 100 questions
University of Maryland Fermi Question PageA source of more advanced questions.

Rube Goldberg Links

Argonne Rube Goldberg Site
Official Rube Goldberg Site
Purdue University Rube Goldberg Competition

References

Author
Title
Journal
Vol.
Page
Year
Blythe J.The Kenowa Hills Physics Olympics
The Physics Teacher
Jan.
45
1980
Eastman. P., Brandon. J.

Waterloo County Physics Olympics

Phys 13 News,
June
1
1978
Fletcher C. W.Science Olympics
The Science Teacher
48
16
1981
Hawkins, B.The Humpty Dumpty Award,
The Physics Teacher
Mar
171
1978
Kimball R.An Egg-citing Physics Contest
The Physics Teacher
May
303
1975

Memory, J. D.,
Jenkins,A. W Jr

Estimating Orders of Magnitude.

The Physics Teacher
Feb
43
1977
Pryke, S.Physics Olympics on the West Coast
Phys 13 News
June
12
1979
Riban D.Physics Olympics
The Physics Teacher
Nov
471
1976
Vanderkur G.The Great Canadian Egg Race
The Physics Teacher
Nov.
550
1978
Zwicker, E.National Bridge-Building Contest Held in Chicago
The Physics Teacher
April
259
1979
Zwicker, E.The Chicago Area ISPP Group
The Physics Teacher
Dec
576
1979
Wilson J.D.The Science Olympiad
J. of College Science Teaching
Jan
172
1981

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