ERIC Number: EJ464493
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Two Roads Diverged: Young Children's Ability to Judge Distance.
Fabricius, William V.; Wellman, Henry M.
Child Development, v64 n2 p399-414 Apr 1993
Investigated 4-6 year olds' ability to compare the distances covered by a direct and an indirect route to a location. Although many children believed that both routes covered the same distance, about 40% of the four year olds could explain why the direct route was shorter. (MDM)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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