ERIC Number: EJ443653
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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The Understanding of the Properties of Light by Students in India.
Saxena, A. B.
International Journal of Science Education, v13 n3 p283-89 Jul-Sep 1991
Using a paper-and-pencil test consisting of multiple-choice situational questions which also require reasoning for the choices made, common misconceptions in light were identified. It was found that most of the students understand the basic properties of light at a knowledge level but had difficulty applying these concepts in novel situations. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: India