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Student Energy Misconceptions

In spite of the First Law of Thermodynamics, a student might tell you “Energy is not conserved---we are running out of it!” What misconceptions about energy do your students bring to the classroom?
Using this lesson in your classroom

This resource includes common misconceptions about energy that students might have and information from Benchmarks for Science Literacy, Science for All Americans, and other sources.

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