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Table 1 Description of samples

From: Dimensionality and predictive validity of the HAM-Nat, a test of natural sciences for medical school admission

  Total sample (334) Sample A (167) Sample B (167)
Abiturnote1 (Mean) 1.76 1.72 1.80
Female (%) 64.1 64.7 63.5
Correct answers in HAM-Nat-52, total sample (%) 49.0 48.8 49.3
Correct answers in HAM-Nat-52, females (%) 48.1 47.9 48.3
Correct answers in HAM-Nat-52, males (%) 50.7 50.5 51.3
Success after 2 years, total sample (%) 70.1 71.9 68.3
Success after 2 years, females (%) 72.4 72.2 72.6
Success after 2 years, males (%) 65.8 71.2 60.0
  1. 1The Abiturnote is the German equivalent to high school GPA, the meaning of scale values is reverted: 1.0 is the best and 4.0 the lowest possible score.