Intuitive Statistics: Identifying Children's Data Comparison Strategies using Eye Tracking

@inproceedings{Morris2014IntuitiveSI,
  title={Intuitive Statistics: Identifying Children's Data Comparison Strategies using Eye Tracking},
  author={Bradley J. Morris and Patrick Cravalho and Angela Junglen and Christopher Was and Amy M. Masnick},
  booktitle={CogSci},
  year={2014}
}
People often compare sets of numbers informally, in considering prices or sports performance. Children who lack knowledge of formal comparison strategies (e.g., statistics) may use intuitive strategies like estimation that create summary values with approximations of means and variance. There were two goals for this experiment: (1) to classify data… CONTINUE READING