Accession Number:

AD0775685

Title:

Speed of Comprehending Submarine Fire Control Displays: Processing Information About 'Right' and 'Left': A Note on Left-Handers

Descriptive Note:

Medical research progress rept. no. 5

Corporate Author:

NAVAL SUBMARINE MEDICAL RESEARCH LAB GROTON CT

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-09-14

Pagination or Media Count:

10.0

Abstract:

A simple word-picture verification task using the terms right and left was run with left-handed subjects. Unlike right-handers, these subjects showed no evidence for asymmetries between right and left, although in all other respects their performance was comparable to right-handed subjects.

Subject Categories:

  • Psychology
  • Human Factors Engineering and Man Machine Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE