Using fidget spinners in teaching some physics concepts

TANEL R., Buÿükdede M., Çoban A.

Physics Education, vol.54, no.3, 2019 (Scopus) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 54 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1088/1361-6552/ab0808
  • Journal Name: Physics Education
  • Journal Indexes: Scopus
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes


© 2019 IOP Publishing Ltd.In this article, the use of fidget spinners, which have recently become popular with students, is recommended to increase student motivation for the learning of certain topics in physics and their understanding of them, namely: Friction, moment of inertia, torque and conservation of angular momentum.