ERIC Number: EJ458220
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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Physics That Textbook Writers Usually Get Wrong.
Bauman, Robert P.
Physics Teacher, v30 n5 p264-69 May 1992
Examines problems that commonly appear in the definition and discussion of work in physics textbooks. Presents the work-energy theorem, provides examples contradicting erroneous statements often found in textbook, and discusses the inconsistent terminology utilized with respect to force and work. (MDH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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