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ERIC Number: EJ445031
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Pages: N/A
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0031-921X
Teaching E=mc2: An Exploration of Some Issues.
Baierlein, Ralph
Physics Teacher, v29 n3 p170-75 Mar 1991
A discussion of what E=mc2 means and other issues associated with the equation are presented. The differences between matter, mass, and energy, a derivation of the equation, the history of the word mass and examples of how it is used, misconceptions surrounding the equation, and a discussion of uranium fission are included. (KR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
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