TB7 SPA Lecture 4; Sex differences in M/S ability

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1. What did research by Olsen et al (2013) suggest about strategies in intelligence?

  • Males performed better on mental rotation tasks using global strategies whilst females use 'step-like' strategies
  • Females performed better on mental rotation tasks using global strategies whilst males use 'step-like' strategies
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2. What is the main function of white matter?

  • Information transmission
  • Information processing

3. What is the main function of grey matter?

  • Information processing
  • Information transmission

4. What is an effect size?

  • The probability of the difference occuring (Cohens V is most common)
  • The probability of the difference occuring (Cohens D is most common)
  • The significance of the difference (Cohens D is most common)
  • The significance of the difference (Cohens V is most common)

5. What does the Global Gender Index show about inequality?

  • Nations with greater 'equality' portray smaller gender differences in math performance
  • Nations with greater 'equality' portray larger gender differences in math performance

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