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American Journal of Physics
written by David Hestenes
Common sense beliefs of college students about motion and its causes are surveyed and analyzed. A taxonomy of common sense concepts which conflict with Newtonian theory is developed as a guide to instruction.
American Journal of Physics: Volume 53, Issue 11, Pages 1056-1065
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© 1985 David Hestenes
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10.1119/1.14031
PACSs:
01.40.Gm
01.55.+b
46.10.+z
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Metadata instance created June 12, 2004 by Cathy Ezrailson
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August 12, 2013 by Lyle Barbato
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D. Hestenes, Am. J. Phys. 53 (11), 1056 (1985), WWW Document, (http://modeling.asu.edu/R&E/Hestenes_CommonSenseConcept.pdf).
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D. Hestenes, Common Sense Concepts about Motion, Am. J. Phys. 53 (11), 1056 (1985), <http://modeling.asu.edu/R&E/Hestenes_CommonSenseConcept.pdf>.
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Hestenes, D. (1985, November 1). Common Sense Concepts about Motion. Am. J. Phys., 53(11), 1056-1065. Retrieved December 17, 2017, from http://modeling.asu.edu/R&E/Hestenes_CommonSenseConcept.pdf
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Hestenes, David. "Common Sense Concepts about Motion." Am. J. Phys. 53, no. 11, (November 1, 1985): 1056-1065, http://modeling.asu.edu/R&E/Hestenes_CommonSenseConcept.pdf (accessed 17 December 2017).
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Hestenes, David. "Common Sense Concepts about Motion." Am. J. Phys. 53.11 (1985): 1056-1065. 17 Dec. 2017 <http://modeling.asu.edu/R&E/Hestenes_CommonSenseConcept.pdf>.
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