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Title: Single-digit arithmetic in children with dyslexia
Authors: Boets, Bart *
De Smedt, Bert * # ×
Issue Date: May-2010
Publisher: John wiley & sons ltd
Series Title: Dyslexia vol:16 issue:2 pages:183-191
Abstract: It has been suggested that individuals with dyslexia show poorer performance on those aspects of arithmetic that involve the manipulation of verbal representations, such as the use of fact retrieval strategies. The present study examined this in 13 children with dyslexia who showed normal general mathematics achievement and 16 matched controls. All children completed a multiplication and a subtraction task, which were specifically designed to elicit the use of retrieval and procedural strategies, respectively.
ISSN: 1076-9242
Publication status: published
KU Leuven publication type: IT
Appears in Collections:Parenting and Special Education
Research Group Psychiatry
* (joint) first author
× corresponding author
# (joint) last author

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