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Journal of Science Education and Technology
written by Ricardo Trumper
This article reports the results of a a questionaire that was given to 433 students in college preservice training for future high school teachers. Results indicated that science and nonscience majors held a series of misconceptions on several central topics in basic astronomy.
Journal of Science Education and Technology: Volume 10, Issue 2, Pages 189-195
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© 2001 Springer
Accession Number:
24458783
DOI:
10.1023/A:1009477316035
ISSN Numbers:
1059-0145 (Print)
1573-1839 (Online)
Keywords:
Cross-college age study, astronomy conceptions, high-school teachers
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Metadata instance created July 14, 2005 by Lyle Barbato
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September 17, 2009 by John Stewart
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R. Trumper, J. Sci. Educ. Tech. 10 (2), 189 (2001), WWW Document, (http://dx.doi.org/10.1023/A:1009477316035).
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R. Trumper, A Cross-College Age Study of Science and Nonscience Students' Conceptions of Basic Astronomy Concepts in Preservice Training for High-School Teachers, J. Sci. Educ. Tech. 10 (2), 189 (2001), <http://dx.doi.org/10.1023/A:1009477316035>.
APA Format
Trumper, R. (2001, June 1). A Cross-College Age Study of Science and Nonscience Students' Conceptions of Basic Astronomy Concepts in Preservice Training for High-School Teachers. J. Sci. Educ. Tech., 10(2), 189-195. Retrieved December 21, 2014, from http://dx.doi.org/10.1023/A:1009477316035
Chicago Format
Trumper, Ricardo. "A Cross-College Age Study of Science and Nonscience Students' Conceptions of Basic Astronomy Concepts in Preservice Training for High-School Teachers." J. Sci. Educ. Tech. 10, no. 2, (June 1, 2001): 189-195, http://dx.doi.org/10.1023/A:1009477316035 (accessed 21 December 2014).
MLA Format
Trumper, Ricardo. "A Cross-College Age Study of Science and Nonscience Students' Conceptions of Basic Astronomy Concepts in Preservice Training for High-School Teachers." J. Sci. Educ. Tech. 10.2 (2001): 189-195. 21 Dec. 2014 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1023/A:1009477316035>.
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