What is a quantum dot?

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In this activity, students work through the nomenclature to understand the possibilities of nano science and quantum dots.  Questions that are answered; How many nanometers are in a millimeter? What is a semiconductor? What and why does this nano technology increase our ability to closely examine, understand and modify our tools?

The activity: Quantum-dot.pdf

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Quantum-dot.docx    Quantum-dot-solution.pdf

CCSS: 5.MD, 6.G, 6.RP, 7.G, 7.RP, 8.G, HS-A, HS-G, MP1, MP2

   

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