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ERIC Number: EJ156072
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Publication Date: 1976
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The Factorial Analysis of Perceptual and Abstract Reasoning Abilities in Tests of Concrete Operational Thought
Carlson, Jerry S.; Wiedl, Karl Heinz
Educational and Psychological Measurement, 36, 4, 1015-19, Win 76
Measures of concrete operational thought and the Raven's Coloured Progressive Matrices were factor analyzed for a sample of primary students. Results indicated that primarily perceptual abilities are required for solution of the Piagetian tests, although abstract reasoning is involved in the solution of matrices and in conservation of substance tasks. (Author/JKS)
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Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Raven Progressive Matrices