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A Study on the Impact of Chess Training on Creativity of Indian School Children

  title={A Study on the Impact of Chess Training on Creativity of Indian School Children},
  author={Ebenezer Joseph and Sundar Manoharan and Veena Easvaradoss and David Chandran},
  journal={Cognitive Science},
Creativity is the ability to produce work that is both novel and appropriate. The study, funded by Indian government, analyzed the effect of one-year chess training on the creativity of children. A pretest and posttest with control group design was used, with 31 children in experimental and 32 in control group. The experimental group underwent weekly chess training. Wallach-Kogan Creativity Test (Indian Adaptation) was used. Analysis revealed that only the experimental group had statistically… 
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