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Table 4 Descriptive statistics for prior belief ratings for interventions in Experiment 2

From: When and why do people act on flawed science? Effects of anecdotes and prior beliefs on evidence-based decision-making

  Effectiveness Practicality Personal Experience
M SD M SD M SD
Virtual Reality 3.28 1.08 3.15 1.10 1.76 1.11
Tidy Classroom 3.87 1.16 3.70 1.09 3.18 1.17
Napping 2.95 1.27 2.34 1.21 2.09 0.96
Exercise 2.21 1.15 2.15 1.08 1.74 0.90