The relationship between comprehension and metacomprehension ability.

@article{Maki1994TheRB,
  title={The relationship between comprehension and metacomprehension ability.},
  author={Ruth H. Maki and D. Jonas and M Kallod},
  journal={Psychonomic bulletin & review},
  year={1994},
  volume={1 1},
  pages={126-9}
}
We investigated the relationship between the ability to comprehend text and the ability to predict future performance and to assess past performance on text. Subjects were poor at predicting performance, which may be why prediction accuracy did not relate to measures of comprehension ability. Measures of comprehension ability did relate to the accuracy with which subjects assessed their performance on tests. Better and faster comprehenders judged their relative levels of test performance over… CONTINUE READING

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