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Can Math Tutorials Improve Physics Grades?
Math is essential to solving physics problems. Does improving students’ math skills help them do better in physics?Continue reading
Maybe students can complete introductory physics and still have a positive view of physics
Traditional lecture courses leave students with more negative attitudes about physics when they finish the course than when they begin. Modeling Instruction may be different.Continue reading
What makes a physics problem similar to another: professors vs students
It may be obvious that physics professors and introductory students solve physics problems differently. However, how they differ may not be so obvious.Continue reading
Why choose physics over another science?
Physics and Chemistry are similar in terms of prerequisites, difficulty, and admission standards. So why do more women chose chemistry instead of physics?Continue reading
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