This page contains links to various parts of Bryan Cooley's
Masters project, and is currently under construction.
The main body of the text
(pdf, 51 pages, 520K)
Version of 9 June 2004.
This replaces the version of 13 May 2004, which was the first version
This appendix contains assessment instruments administered to students
in the study.
Force Concepts Inventory (FCI)
Scientific Reasoning Test (SRT) (still to come)
Views and Science Survey (VASS)
Like the FCI, the VASS is available to "authorized educators."
For more information, see its makers at the University of Arizona.
TO THE ARIZONA RESEARCH SITE
and scroll down to the section on the VASS.
This appendix contains the lab materials and problems students
Ohm's Law (still to come)
Internal resistance (The Farley Effect) (still to
Snell's Law (still to come)
Pendulum and Energy Conservation (still to come)
Mars Needs Rubber
(pdf, 2 pages, 76K)
Version of 13 May 2004. This is the first version available.
Constant Acceleration on a Ramp