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The Etiology of the Relationship Between Mathematical and Spatial Ability in School Children

Poster Session VIII - Board: VIII-145
Sunday, May 24, 2009, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Golden Gate Exhibit Hall

Yulia Kovas
Goldsmiths College, United Kingdom

Ken Hanscombe
King's College London, United Kingdom

Claire Haworth
King's College London, United Kingdom

Oliver Davis
King's College London, United Kingdom

Robert Plomin
King's College London, United Kingdom

The poster presents results from the first investigation into the genetic and environmental etiology of the relationship between individual differences in mathematical and spatial abilities, as part of the longitudinal multivariate population-based Twins’ Early Development Study when the children were 12 years of age (N = 4844 pairs of twins).

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