ERIC Number: EJ773309
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007-Jul
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A Study of Turkish Chemistry Undergraduates' Understandings of Entropy
Sozbilir, Mustafa; Bennett, Judith M.
Journal of Chemical Education, v84 n7 p1204-1208 Jul 2007
Entropy is that fundamental concept of chemical thermodynamics, which explains the natural tendency of matter and energy in the Universe. The analysis presents the description of entropy, as understood by the Turkish chemistry undergraduates.
Descriptors: Scientific Concepts, Fundamental Concepts, Chemistry, Thermodynamics, Undergraduate Students, Foreign Countries, Questionnaires, Interviews, Misconceptions, College Science, Science Education
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education
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Identifiers - Location: Turkey