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Title: Why physics seems to be beyond some students' grasp
Authors: Gatt, Suzanne
Keywords: Physics -- Study and teaching -- Malta
Physics -- Examinations, questions, etc
SEC (Educational test)
Issue Date: 1996-12
Publisher: Malta Chamber of Scientists
Citation: Gatt, S. (1996). Why physics seems to be beyond some students' grasp. Xjenza, 1(2), 26-29.
Abstract: It is quite common for many students to complain about having to study physics. Some clearly state that it is not a subject of their interest and even more find understanding physics to be beyond their capability. The rate of failure in the subject is quite high. As can be seen from the results in the SEC physics 1996 May session, about half the students (47%) did not get the required pass mark to proceed with their studies. In addition, most of the grades were in the 4-5 region, showing that performance was not of a high standard
URI: https://www.um.edu.mt/library/oar//handle/123456789/20797
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