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ERIC Number: EJ376778
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-4308
Understandings and Misconceptions of Biology Concepts Held by Students Attending Small High Schools and Students Attending Large High Schools.
Simpson, William D.; Marek, Edmund A.
Journal of Research in Science Teaching, v25 n5 p361-74 May 1988
Discusses the relationship of school size to understanding of scientific concepts. Results indicated that students in small high schools had fewer instances of understanding and more instances of misunderstanding of the concepts of diffusion and homeostasis. No difference was observed for concepts related to food production in plants and classification of plants and animals. (RT)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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