3 Exercise: Evaluating an Article
Would you use the following article for a paper or assignment on Newtonian physics?
Article: Are Newtonian Gravitation and Geometrized Newtonian Gravitation Theoretically Equivalent?
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- Take a look at the article and decide whether it is appropriate for a physics student
- Look at the highlighted details below for tips on what to look for
This article is not appropriate for a physics assignment
- The author is a professor at a prestigious university, but they are a professor of Philosophy not Physics
- The journal is a well-regarded journal, but it is for Scientific Philosophy not Physics
- The article is not relevant to a physics course, thought it may be an otherwise great article