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What Babies Can Teach Us About Math

A visit with Kristy vanMarle, Assistant Professor of Psychological Sciences

By Spencer Melgren
Published: - Topics: children research lab psychology mathematics

Current Studies, Part 2

Topics: psychology research

In a third study, the lab examines babies’ ability to develop expectations about the physical constrains of objects by observing sand poured into different containers. Dr. vanMarle also discusses a study that she hopes to do that uses the lab’s unique data collection over time to study how quantifying abilities change with age.