Tempo of background sound and performance speed

Hiroshi Nittono*, Akiko Tsuda, Seiki Akai, Yoshiaki Nakajima

*Corresponding author for this work

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    24 undergraduates performed a self-paced line tracing task. Fast music accelerated performance compared with slow music whereas the tempo of metronome tones did not affect performance.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)1122
    Number of pages1
    JournalPerceptual and Motor Skills
    Issue number3 PART 2
    Publication statusPublished - 2000 Jun

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Psychology(all)
    • Experimental and Cognitive Psychology


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