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Logical Reasoning Series Completion
Cognitive training

Logical reasoning training program: Series Completion or deduction tasks consist of analyzing and finding the general law governing a group of elements. The client must then continue applying this law to determine the next element in the series. It is an exercise in discovering a rule, recognizing what the elements have in common, recognizing their principle of progression, and then applying this principle.

Target Clientele

Children and adults (6 years and older) who:

NOTE: May be used by anyone as a simple cognitive training activity.

Target Skills

Mode: Visual
Principal skill(s) targeted: Inductive reasoning

Exercises

    Levels
Stimuli Classes: 1. Letters 18
  2. Numbers 20
  3. Symbols 14

Scenario and task: A young girl is attempting to figure out the final element in a lock combination. The client can help her by identifying the rule that governs elements presented in the upper part of the screen and then selecting the element that would complete it.

Class 1: Letters. Stimuli comprised of letters.

Class 2: Numbers. Stimuli comprised of letters numbers.

Class 3: Symbols. Stimuli comprised of symbols.

Response mode(s): Click on the mouse or use arrow keys and the space bar to select.

Feedback:

Well Done! Correct response
Oops… Incorrect response

Difficulty Level Variables

Level Completion Criterion: 3 consecutive correct items

* Note: the client automatically changes class after three consecutive errors.

The exam

The exam is comprised of 21 items representative of all exercises from all three activity classes (letters, numbers, symbols).

Background

Instructions

Class 1. Numbers :

« A series of numbers will be presented. Discover the rule governing this series, as it will help you to identify the next number in the series. »

Class 2. Letters :

« A series of letters will be presented. Discover the rule governing this series, as it will help you to identify the next letter in the series. »

Class 3. Symbols :

« A series of symbols will be presented. Discover the rule governing this series, as it will help you to identify the next symbol in the series. »