Search Results

You may use the options below to change your display:
Alter display preferences

The following options can help you tailor your search display:

results per page
Restricted to General Topic: Education Foundations
Restricted to Specific Topic: Alternative Conceptions
Close your folders

Refine your search


Narrow your results

By Subject:

By Resource Type:

By Context:
  • (2)
  • (2)
  • (5)
  • (10)
  • (8)
  • (4)

By Collection:


|  Next >>   
Results #1-#10 of 17
sort by: relevance | subject | date | title | author
  
Match Score:
100
Byline:
M. Wittmann
Post a comment | Relations
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…
American Journal of Physics
  
Match Score:
100
Post a comment | Relations
C. Kautz, P. Heron, M. Loverude, and L. McDermott, Am. J. Phys., 73 (11), 1055-1063 (2005).
Our findings from a long-term investigation indicate that many students cannot properly interpret or apply the ideal gas law after instruction in introductory physics and chemistry…
American Journal of Physics
  
Match Score:
100
Post a comment | Relations
C. Kautz, P. Heron, P. Shaffer, and L. McDermott, Am. J. Phys., 73 (11), 1064-1071 (2005).
Evidence from research indicates that many undergraduate science and engineering majors have seriously flawed microscopic models for the pressure and temperature in an ideal gas. In…
  
Match Score:
100
Byline:
P. Emigh, G. Passante, and P. Shaffer
Post a comment | Relations
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…
American Journal of Physics
  
Match Score:
100
Post a comment
G. Zhu and C. Singh, Am. J. Phys., 79 (5), 499-507 (2011).
The Stern–Gerlach experiment can play an important role in teaching the formalism of quantum mechanics. In the context of a finite-dimensional Hilbert space students can learn how to…
  
Match Score:
100
Byline:
J. Falk
Post a comment
This paper describes the process of writing a quantum mechanics concept inventory concerning one-dimensional potential barriers, tunneling and probability distributions. It also…
Please be aware that our link checker has indicated a possible issue with the link to this material.
  
Match Score:
100
Byline:
B. Frank
Post a comment
Physics education research has long emphasized the need for physics instruction to address students’ existing intuitions about the physical world as an integral part of learning…
  
Match Score:
100
Byline:
S. Pollock, S. Chasteen, E. Kinney, and M. Dubson; Publisher: Science Education Initiative at the University of Colorado
Post a comment | Relations
This is a collection of student difficulties identified in a junior-level Electricity and Magnetism course during four semesters of a curriculum transformation project. These…
  
Match Score:
100
Byline:
P. Heller and G. Stewart
Post a comment
This document contains a set of K-12 educational standards for physics. This work is an extension of Advanced Placement standards to a full K-12 progression of physics concepts.…
  
Match Score:
100
Byline:
T. Brown
Post a comment
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…
|  Next >>   
Results #1-#10 of 17