Illustrated formats to teach procedures

  title={Illustrated formats to teach procedures},
  author={Richard T Braby and J. Peter Kincaid and Paul G. Scott and William Charles McDaniel},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication},
Formats to teach procedures were developed to incorporate appropriate learning strategies. The formats contain a preponderance of graphics with supporting text and include a foldout, or paper mock-up, showing the face of the equipment. Exercises are provided for recalling individual steps and for chaining steps. These materials, called learning aids, were developed and field-tested on two pieces of complex equipment: tuning an oscilloscope probe and starting a helicopter engine. Results showed… 

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