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Table 3 Correlations between UKCAT scores and clinical course marks

From: The UK clinical aptitude test and clinical course performance at Nottingham: a prospective cohort study

   UKCAT Verbal reasoning UKCAT Quantitative reasoning UKCAT Abstract reasoning † UKCAT Decision analysis UKCAT Total score
CP1 knowledge Pearson r .215** .173* 0.046 0.078 .192**
  Sig. (2-tailed) 0.003 0.015 0.523 0.279 0.007
  N 196 196 195 196 196
CP1 skills Pearson r .188** 0.005 0.000 0.049 0.115
  Sig. (2-tailed) 0.008 0.945 0.998 0.494 0.108
  N 196 196 195 196 196
CP1 average Pearson r .237** 0.087 0.020 0.070 .173*
  Sig. (2-tailed) 0.001 0.225 0.776 0.327 0.015
  N 196 196 195 196 196
CP2 knowledge Pearson r .266** 0.125 0.005 0.086 .176*
  Sig. (2-tailed) <0.001 0.089 0.947 0.244 0.016
  N 187 187 186 187 187
CP2 skills Pearson r .224** 0.126 0.130 0.100 .259**
  Sig. (2-tailed) 0.002 0.086 0.077 0.172 <0.001
  N 187 187 186 187 187
CP2 weighted average Pearson r .275** 0.14 0.072 0.104 .242**
  Sig. (2-tailed) <0.001 0.056 0.326 0.158 0.001
  N 187 187 186 187 187
CP3 knowledge Pearson r .255** .203** 0.004 0.073 .205**
  Sig. (2-tailed) <0.001 0.006 0.962 0.323 0.005
  N 185 185 184 185 185
CP3 skills Pearson r 0.144 0.110 0.053 0.020 0.116
  Sig. (2-tailed) 0.050 0.135 0.471 0.791 0.114
  N 185 185 184 185 185
CP3 average Pearson r .237** .183* 0.031 0.060 .193**
  Sig. (2-tailed) 0.001 0.012 0.675 0.414 0.009
  N 185 185 184 185 185
  1. **. Correlation is significant at the 0.01 level (2-tailed).
  2. *. Correlation is significant at the 0.05 level (2-tailed).
  3. † the Abstract Reasoning score was missing for one student.