ERIC Number: EJ420565
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
Confusion about Pressure.
Kuethe, Dean O.
Physics Teacher, v29 n1 p20-22 Jan 1991
Listed are errors students make by accepting misconceptions about pressure and precautions teachers might take to avoid fostering those misconceptions. Misconceptions discussed include pressure as a measure of energy per unit volume, fluid flow only from high to low pressure, and the lack of pressures lower than a vacuum. (CW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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