Some pupils think that for the same mass of a substance, the liquid will weigh less than the solid

Properties of Matter

Misconception RESEARCH REVIEW

References

The following studies have documented this misconception:

  • Andersson, B., () Pupils' Conceptions of Matter and its Transformations, Studies in Science Education, 18

    53-85.

    Review sheet

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