Student Understanding of Ionizing Radiation and Radioactivity
Edward E. Prather and
Randal R. Harrington
This article describes how researchers identified specific difficulties students had with ionizing radiation and radioactivity using interviews. They also explore students' pre-instruction thoughts on these topics.
Prather, E., & Harrington, R. (2001, January 1). Student Understanding of Ionizing Radiation and Radioactivity. J. Coll. Sci. Teaching, 31(2), 89-93. Retrieved December 6, 2016, from http://www.compadre.org/portal/services/detail.cfm?ID=2744
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