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ERIC Number: ED117146
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
Pages: 10
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
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Speed of Oral and Written Responding.
Newman, Slater E.; Nicholson, Lawrence R.
Subjects were given three trials to speak and to write as fast as they could both the alphabet and a set of two-digit numbers. The speed or oral responding was approximately 6 syllables per second for letters and 7 syllables per second for digits. The speed for writing was approximately 2 items per second for both digits and letters. Correlations between tasks within the same mode were all significant; correlations between modes on the same task were usually not. Implications for research in verbal learning and memory are discussed. (Author)
Slater E. Newman, Dept. of Psychology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina 27607
Publication Type: Reports - Research
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Sponsor: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.
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