Judgments of time intervals by young children.

  title={Judgments of time intervals by young children.},
  author={Eitan Friedman},
  journal={Perceptual and motor skills},
  volume={45 3 Pt 1},
22 preschool children were either trained (experimental group) or not trained (control group) to indicate a 15-sec. time interval by the method of production. The accuracy was significantly improved by brief training. The children were generally accurate whether attending to the stopwatch at the right or left ear or given sound- or light-filled intervals. Neither age nor sex differences were found. These results demonstrate the possibility of conducting research on time-estimation at an early… CONTINUE READING