Differences in mental rotation strategies for native speakers of Chinese and English and how they vary as a function of sex and college major

Yingli Li, Michael O'Boyle

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Abstract

Empirical study which suggests that native speakers of Chinese are biased towards the use of a spatial/holistic strategy when solving mental rotation problems, compared to native English speakers who are prone towards the use of a verbal/analytic strategy.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2-20
JournalPsychological Record
StatePublished - Jan 2011

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