BioMed Research International / 2014 / Article / Tab 7

Research Article

Test Anxiety Levels of Board Exam Going Students in Tamil Nadu, India

Table 7

Gender difference observed in 10th and 12th grades.

Questions10th grade12th grade
MaleFemaleMaleFemale

Q13.5 ± 0.713.3 ± 0.563.8 ± 0.63.1 ± 0.4
Q22.8 ± 0.712.65 ± 0.83.2 ± 0.62.4 ± 0.5
Q33.5 ± 0.622.96 ± 0.713.2 ± 0.63.04 ± 0.85
Q42.8 ± 0.862.7 ± 0.93.1 ± 0.62.3 ± 0.9
Q52.2 ± 0.652.3 ± 0.983.0 ± 0.62.0 ± 0.9
Q63.9 ± 0.323.6 ± 0.843.5 ± 0.63.7 ± 0.7
Q74.0 ± 0.493.65 ± 0.713.8 ± 0.53.6 ± 0.6
Q83.5 ± 0.53.3 ± 0.64.3 ± 0.63.6 ± 0.5
Q93.8 ± 0.53.8 ± 0.63.8 ± 0.63.4 ± 0.8
Q103.0 ± 0.72.9 ± 0.63.5 ± 0.52.7 ± 0.6

For questions Q1 to Q10 refer to Table 6; independent sample -test was performed; is considered as statistically significant; for Westside Test Anxiety Scale score interpretation refer to Table 5.