ERIC Number: EJ648776
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Working Memory, Intelligence and Knowledge Base in Adult Persons with Intellectual Disability.
Numminen, H.; Service, E.; Ruoppila, I.
Research in Developmental Disabilities, v23 n2 p105-18 Mar-Apr 2002
A study explored working memory (WM) capacity, WM task requirements, as well as effects between WM, skills, knowledge base, and intelligence in adults with mental retardation and children aged 3-6 years. Adults were better on measures reflecting skills and knowledge base. Children performed better in phonological and visuo-spatial WM tasks. (Contains references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Finland