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Sex and age differences on the Raven's matrices.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3684469     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
This study examined the effects of sex and age on scores on a matrices test among university and college students aged 17 to 51 yr. Sex differences in mean scores were nonsignificant. The general decline with age was linear and negative, significantly so for women (n = 132), not for men (n = 74). Significant decrements occurred from the age of 26 yr. upwards for women only. The findings suggest that loss of intellectual capacity on the Raven's Matrices can be attributed to age.
Authors:
G Persaud
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Perceptual and motor skills     Volume:  65     ISSN:  0031-5125     ISO Abbreviation:  Percept Mot Skills     Publication Date:  1987 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1987-12-24     Completed Date:  1987-12-24     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0401131     Medline TA:  Percept Mot Skills     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  45-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
University of the West Indies, Kingston, Jamaica.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adolescent
Adult
Aging / psychology*
Female
Humans
Male
Middle Aged
Psychological Tests*
Psychometrics
Sex Factors

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