Eisen, Yehudit and Ruth Stavy

Students' Understanding of Photosynthesis
American Biology Teacher

v50 n4 p208-12 Apr 1988

Reported are the differences in the understanding of concepts involved in photosynthesis and its role in ecology between students who had studied advanced biology and those who had not. Reports that the less experienced students had a poorer understanding of autotrophic respiration and ienergy aspects of photosynthesis.