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Economic Classroom Experiments is a growing collection (currently 28 resources) of lesson plans and ideas for games in the economics classroom. The experiments are suitable for both secondary and tertiary education. Economics teachers and others are welcome to add to the collection.

Piano Mechanism
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(1) Key
(2) Capstan
(3) Wippen
(4) Regulating screw
(5) Jack
(6) Hammer flange screw
(7) Drop screw
(8) Hammer shank
(9) Repetition lever
(10) Hammer
(11) Back check
(12) Damper lever
(13) Damper tray
(14) Spoon
(15) Damper
(16) String
(17) Plate
(18) Agraffe
(19) Tuning pin
(20) Pin block

 
Diagram showing how a grand piano works. Click on the image for a full size version which you can freely re-use and modify. Print it and use it for your lessons, integrate it into your pages on Wikiversity, or use it in other learning resources and websites. Use the links below to find more images like this one.

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