ERIC Number: EJ242973
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1981-Mar
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Investigation of Student Understanding of the Concept of Acceleration in One Dimension.
Trowbridge, David E.; McDermott, Lillian C.
American Journal of Physics, v49 n3 p242-53 Mar 1981
Describes a systematic investigation of the understanding of the concept of acceleration among students enrolled in a variety of introductory physics courses through individual demonstration interviews. Describes and identifies some conceptual difficulties and discusses some implications for instruction. (Author/SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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