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What does the pnuemonice device A.C. Helms stand for? Our entire eighth grade class is doing a scavenger hunt and noone can seem to find the answer to this one question. The only hint our instructor said was that it is in the category of physics. thanks.
- erica (age 14)
carver middle school, ma
"A. C. Helms" is a pneumonic device used by some people to remember some of the forms of energy:
These aren't really the only types of energy, nor are they all
really different from each other. But if you have to remember this
list, this is a pretty good way to do it.
(republished on 07/25/06)
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