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Table 1 Mean perceived accuracy based on whether headlines were true or false, whether they were new or repeated, and whether the initial ratings were about interest of truthfulness from Experiment 1

From: An initial accuracy focus reduces the effect of prior exposure on perceived accuracy of news headlines

Initial rating Headline truth New Repeated
M 95% CI M 95% CI
Interest
  True 2.65 [2.53, 2.76] 2.87 [2.76, 2.97]
  False 2.23 [2.11, 2.36] 2.30 [2.17, 2.42]
Truthfulness
  True 2.76 [2.65, 2.87] 2.81 [2.71, 2.91]
  False 2.27 [2.15, 2.40] 2.29 [2.17, 2.41]