Schema: the variability of practice hypothesis.

@article{Moxley1979SchemaTV,
  title={Schema: the variability of practice hypothesis.},
  author={Susan E. Moxley},
  journal={Journal of motor behavior},
  year={1979},
  volume={11 1},
  pages={
          65-70
        }
}
An experiment is presented which tested the variability of practice hypothesis of Schmidt's (1975) schema theory. Children served as subjects and a complex motor task was used. The results supported the variability of practice hypothesis in that the group that had more variable practice did perform better on the average on a novel variation of the task than did the group with less variable practice. There was no support for the suggestion that variability of practice would increase the rate of… CONTINUE READING
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