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American Journal of Physics
written by Ibrahim Halloun and 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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10.1119/1.14031
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Newtonian theory, motion
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Metadata instance created July 13, 2005 by Lyle Barbato
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I. Halloun and D. Hestenes, Am. J. Phys. 53 (11), 1056 (1985), WWW Document, (http://modeling.asu.edu/R&E/Hestenes_CommonSenseConcept.pdf).
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I. Halloun and 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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Halloun, I., & Hestenes, D. (1985, November 1). Common sense concepts about motion. Am. J. Phys., 53(11), 1056-1065. Retrieved December 5, 2020, from http://modeling.asu.edu/R&E/Hestenes_CommonSenseConcept.pdf
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Halloun, Ibrahim, and David Hestenes. "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 5 December 2020).
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Halloun, Ibrahim, and David Hestenes. "Common sense concepts about motion." Am. J. Phys. 53.11 (1985): 1056-1065. 5 Dec. 2020 <http://modeling.asu.edu/R&E/Hestenes_CommonSenseConcept.pdf>.
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