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J. Van Deventer and M. Wittmann
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J. Van Deventer and M. Wittmann, PERC 2007 Proceedings, 208-211.
Research has shown that students have difficulties with vectors in college introductory physics courses and high school physics courses; furthermore, students have been shown to…
Effect of Misconception on Transfer in Problem Solving  [ Conference Proceedings ]
  
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C. Singh
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C. Singh, PERC 2007 Proceedings, 196-199.
We examine the effect of misconceptions about friction on students' ability to solve problems and transfer from one context to another. We analyze written responses to paired…
  
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S. McKagan and C. Wieman
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S. McKagan and C. Wieman, PERC 2005 Proceedings, 65-68.
We present a study of student understanding of energy in quantum mechanical tunneling and barrier penetration. This paper will focus on student responses to two questions that were…
  
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S. Michaels, A. Shouse, and H. Schweingruber; Publisher: National Academy of Sciences
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This book is designed to acknowledge and support the work of teachers while explaining the implications of new knowledge for classroom practice. Ready, Set, Science! is an account of…
Physical Review Special Topics - Physics Education Research
  
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M. Wittmann, J. Morgan, and R. Feeley, Phys. Rev. ST Phys. Educ. Res., 2 (2) (2006).
We report on the development of students’ ideas of probability and probability density in a University of Maine laboratory-based general education physics course called Intuitive…
  
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B. Ambrose
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The research described in this dissertation is part of an ongoing investigation of student learning of the wave-like properties of light and matter. The investigation was conducted…
  
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This is the homepage of the Student Difficulties in Physics Information Center. The site provides a list of documented student misconceptions and difficulties, along with questions…
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M. Wittmann
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This presentation contains the results of a research study on misconceptions students have concerning wave mechanics and motion. The results indicate that many students have…
  
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This paper describes the process of writing a quantum mechanics concept inventory concerning one-dimensional potential barriers, tunneling and probability distributions. It also…
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P. Emigh, G. Passante, and P. Shaffer
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P. Emigh, G. Passante, and P. Shaffer, PERC 2013 Proceedings, 137-140.
The Physics Education Group at the University of Washington is examining student understanding of blackbody radiation. Results from interviews and questions administered in sophomore…
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