On mental rotation in three dimensions

W. McWilliams, C. J. Hamilton, S. J. Muncer*

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Real three-dimensional models and three-dimensional images were used in a test of mental rotation. Although the 33 men performed better than the 33 women when presented three-dimensional images (14.4 and 11.2), this sex difference disappeared when real models were used (17.5 and 17.3).

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)297-298
Number of pages2
JournalPerceptual and Motor Skills
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1997
Externally publishedYes

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