ERIC Number: EJ427716
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
Baseline Geography Competency Test: Administered in Indiana Universities.
Bein, Frederick L.
Journal of Geography, v89 n6 p260-65 Nov-Dec 1990
Uses the National Council for Geographic Education Competency-Based Geography Test to measure the 1987 level of geographic ability of more than 3,000 students enrolled in introductory classes at 18 Indiana institutions of higher education. Study provides a baseline level of geographic knowledge for future comparisons. Measures impact of gender, age, and travel history on geographic knowledge. Includes 12 tables. (NL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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Identifiers - Location: Indiana