ERIC Number: EJ262197
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Mar
Reference Count: 0
Newton's Laws of Motion--Rules or Discoveries?
Kilmister, C. W.
Physics Education, v17 n2 p58-61 Mar 1982
Suggests that current approaches to mechanics following Newton's laws will not improve by better presentations due to conceptual difficulties of the approaches. Offers an alternative way of setting up mechanics which avoids some of the conceptual pitfalls but still requires mathematical ability. (Author/SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A