Corpus ID: 118799597

A diagnostic e-module for testing conceptual understanding of Symmetry and Gauss's Law

  title={A diagnostic e-module for testing conceptual understanding of Symmetry and Gauss's Law},
  author={A. K. Mittal},
  journal={arXiv: Physics Education},
  • A. K. Mittal
  • Published 2011
  • Mathematics, Physics
  • arXiv: Physics Education
We discuss an approach for developing a diagnostic e-module, which can easily identify the precise nature of deficiencies in conceptual understanding of a topic, using Symmetry and Gauss's Law as an example. The topic is divided into suitably chosen concept categories. A large number of True/False questions are prepared for each concept category, which can be answered using the concepts in that category. The module presents seven randomly chosen questions from each of the concept categories… Expand


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