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ERIC Number: EJ241780
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1981-Feb
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Expected Time of Test and the Acquisition of Knowledge.
D'Ydewalle, G.; And Others
British Journal of Educational Psychology, v51 pt1 p23-31 Feb 1981
Subjects from four physics or literature classes expected a delayed or an immediate test after their class. All were tested immediately. Male subjects expecting the immediate test performed better than males expecting a delayed test. Absence of interaction effects with personality measurement suggested the inadequacy of the goal gradient hypothesis. (Author/SJL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Belgium