ERIC Number: EJ613729
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
Completing a Simple Circuit.
Slater, Timothy F.; Adams, Jeffrey P.; Brown, Thomas R.
Journal of College Science Teaching, v30 n2 p96-99 Oct 2000
Students have problems successfully arranging an electric circuit to make the bulb produce light. Investigates the percentage of students able to complete a circuit with a given apparatus, and the effects of prior experience on student success. Recommends hands-on activities at the elementary and secondary school levels. (Contains 14 references.) (YDS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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