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Crystal Slicing Test



Description: This multiple choice test requires students to select the cross-sectional shape produced by a pictured cut through a crystalline structure.
Population: Adults
Reference:  Ormand, C. J., Shipley, T. F., Tikoff, B., Manduca, C. A., Dutrow, B., Goodwin, L., Hickson, T., Atit, K., Gagnier, K. M., & Resnick, I. (2013). Improving Spatial Reasoning Skills in the Undergraduate Geoscience Classroom Through Interventions Based on Cognitive Science Research. Talk presented at the AAPG Hedberg Conference on 3D Structural Geologic Interpretation.
Test Location: Please email Carol Ormand: cormand [at] carleton [dot] edu