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ERIC Number: EJ440116
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-0263-5143
Factors Associated with the Acquisition of Functional Knowledge and Understanding of Science.
Tamir, Pinchas
Research in Science and Technological Education, v9 n1 p17-37 1991
The relationships and possible effects of various personal home and school variables on the acquisition of functional biological, chemical, and physical scientific knowledge by tenth grade Israeli students (n=544) was investigated. Biology was the only subject in which functional knowledge was significantly related to nonformal science activities. Intentions for further learning was the most influential background variable. (KR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers
Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Israel