Model Based Reasoning Among Inner City Middle School Students

  • Mary Anne Rea-Ramirez
  • Maria Cecilia Núñez-Oviedo
Part of the Models and Modeling in Science Education book series (MMSE, volume 2)

Keywords

Income Respiration Cose 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mary Anne Rea-Ramirez
    • 1
  • Maria Cecilia Núñez-Oviedo
    • 2
  1. 1.Western GovernorsSalt Lake CityUSA 84107
  2. 2.Universidad de ConceptionEdmundo Larenas 335 ConcepcionChile

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