ERIC Number: EJ340724
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
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Comprehending Spatial and Contextual Information in Picture-Text Instructions.
Bieger, George R.; Glock, Marvin D.
Journal of Experimental Education, v54 n4 p181-88 Sum 1986
The effect of the location, in picture or text, of spatial, contextual, and operational information on comprehension was evaluated. Results showed that textual presentation of spatial information produced fewer errors, pictorial presentation reduced performance times, and pictorial presentation of contextual information reduced assembly times and the number of assembly errors. (Author/JAZ)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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