ERIC Number: EJ554810
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
The Development and Validation of Scores on the Mathematics Information Processing Scale (MIPS).
Bessant, Kenneth C.
Educational and Psychological Measurement, v57 n5 p841-57 Oct 1997
This study reports on the development and psychometric properties of a new 87-item Mathematics Information Processing Scale that explores learning strategies, metacognitive problem-solving skills, and attentional deployment. Results with 340 college students support the use of the instrument, for which factor analysis identified five theoretically meaningful dimensions. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Research funded by a grant from the Brandon University Research Committee, Brandon, Manitoba, Canada.