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Table 2 Bivariate associations (correlations) between UKCAT (total and subscales) and both total science score and interview score*-Pearson’s r ( and significance)

From: Predictive power of UKCAT and other pre-admission measures for performance in a medical school in Glasgow: a cohort study

  Total science score Interview score#
  Pearson’s r (sig) Pearson’s r (sig)
UKCAT – Total score 0.095 (0.197) -0.030 (0.686)
UKCAT – Verbal reasoning -0.054 (0.464) 0.007 (0.922)
UKCAT – Quantitative reasoning 0.265 (0.000) 0.085 (0.244)
UKCAT – Decision analysis 0.028 (0.701) -0.161 (0.027)
UKCAT – Abstract reasoning 0.029 (0.693) 0.018 (0.801)
  1. *All measures standardised as z-scores.
  2. #Interview score transformed to reduce skew prior to standardisation.