Superiority of variable to repeated practice in transfer on anagram solution

@article{Goode2008SuperiorityOV,
  title={Superiority of variable to repeated practice in transfer on anagram solution},
  author={Michael K. Goode and Lisa Geraci and Henry L. Roediger},
  journal={Psychonomic Bulletin \& Review},
  year={2008},
  volume={15},
  pages={662-666}
}
Previous research in motor learning shows that practicing variations of a task (variable practice) leads to better transfer than does repeatedly practicing the exact same task (repeated practice). In contrast, research on priming using verbal materials shows that performance on a test improves to the extent that the material at learning and test overlap. We tested whether variability in practice conditions can lead to improved performance with the verbal priming task of anagram solution… 
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