An Analysis of Verbal Numerical Aptitude: An Untold Story of Students in West Sumatera

Afrida, Yeni and Kardena, Absharini and Medika, Gema Hista and Yusri, Fadhilla (2019) An Analysis of Verbal Numerical Aptitude: An Untold Story of Students in West Sumatera. In: BICED 2019, 17-18 October 2019, Bukititinggi, West Sumatera, Indonesia.

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Gender is believed to be one of factors that influence verbal aptitude and numerical aptitude. However, nowadays there are findings which reveal and seem breaking this belief. This research was conducted to prove the concepts related to gender in relation to the verbal aptitude and also numerical aptitude. The data of the research were collected from 633 respondents who are male and female. The research was used non parametric test by using U-test which found Sig 2 tailed 0,846 on verbal aptitude and 0,081 on numerical aptitude. The results of this study is there is no significant difference among verbal aptitude and numerical aptitude on male and female. Furthermore, it is assumed that the concept related to the difference of verbal and numerical aptitude cannot be generalized and it could be appeared on certain culture only.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: verbal numerical aptitude gender
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Depositing User: EAI Editor IV
Date Deposited: 17 Mar 2021 11:28
Last Modified: 17 Mar 2021 11:28

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