Adult age differences in integrative spatial ability.

@article{Salthouse1987AdultAD,
  title={Adult age differences in integrative spatial ability.},
  author={Timothy Salthouse},
  journal={Psychology and aging},
  year={1987},
  volume={2 3},
  pages={
          254-60
        }
}
Young and older adults were contrasted in three experiments that involved manipulation of the number of required spatial integration operations (Experiments 1 and 2) and manipulation of the amount of information per operation (Experiment 3). Older adults performed at lower levels of accuracy than did young adults in each experiment. However, the magnitude of the age differences tended to increase with each successive integration operation but was constant across different quantities of relevant… CONTINUE READING

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