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The role of rotational hand movements and general motor ability in children’s mental rotation performance

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Jansen, Petra ; Kellner, Jan Peter Florian
Date of publication of this fulltext: 09 Jul 2015 12:13


Mental rotation of visual images of body parts and abstract shapes can be influenced by simultaneous motor activity. Children in particular seem to have a strong coupling between motor and cognitive processes. We investigated the influence of a rotational hand movement performed by rotating a knob on mental rotation performance in primary school-age children (N= 83; Age range: 7.0-8.3 and ...


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