Accession Number:

ADA113256

Title:

Ease of Tapping the Fingers in a Sequence Depends on the Mental Encoding.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

CALIFORNIA UNIV SAN DIEGO LA JOLLA CENTER FOR HUMAN INFORMATION PROCESSING

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1982-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

15.0

Abstract:

We examined the difficulty of tapping different sequences of five finger taps, one tap per finger, with only the order varying for different sequences. Different sequences have different levels of difficulty, depending upon their structure. The same sequence can be easy or difficult to perform, depending upon how it is encoded. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Psychology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE