Collected Contributions Volume 3

Collected Contributions Volume 3

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1916 edition. Excerpt: ...that the favored groups may be readily compared with the unfavored in the case of each sex; and we have indicated also in the last columns the relation of the favored to the unfavored. Thus, the symbol + indicates that the favored group achieved a higher score than the unfavored; the symbol--that 'Our heartiest thanks are due the school authorities of the city of Cambridge. Mass, and especially to Superintendent M. E. Fitzgerald and Mr. A. Warren Foss. 1! V 'sa8_nja4y_ ll! i I 3'9 hlv J L7, 11' Ilhl U NI! F Iv 1;-ll-L70.L700000-6o06.V000T.6ooT_.TT.0T.T_I 9' 'll i I IF H ' Ml I iv L In l i.06-7-7.706-Y.'-711-00'n6-Y-V-V-7-Y-v68nu.Y00000oTlYL00 vl: "l_-00.-62.00.71 I'-Fill I' 148 THE JOURNAL or EDUCATIONAL rsvcuonocv. TABLE 5. Averages for Favored and Untavored Groups tor Each Test and for Total Scores. ('Relation of--fi Test. Favored Unfavored Favored Untavored Favored to Unfavored. it achieved a lower score, and the symbol: that there was no difference. From this table it appears that in only one test were the unfavored groups superior to the favored. In one test the results for the two groups of boys were equal, and in two tests the results for the girls were equal, while in yet another neither group scored. The averages of the total scores differed markedly, that for the favored group of boys being 37.2, and that for the unfavored group of boys 29.5, that is, 21 per cent. less. The favored group of girls attained an average score of 41.0, while the unfavored group attained only 32.6, that is, about 20 per cent. less. These differences are indeed startling, and they become even more impressive when, instead of comparing groups which include children ranging in...
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  • Paperback | 188 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 10mm | 345g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236881486
  • 9781236881489