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Research Article

A New Tool to Explore Children’s Social Competencies: The Preschool Competition Questionnaire

Table 2

Descriptive statistics for the PCQ scales.

ScalesAlphaAverageStandard deviationSkewnessKurtosis indexTest-retest correlation1 Intercorrelation
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(1) Other-referenced competition
(8 items)
.892.610.86.468.113.92***−.02.45***
(2) Task-oriented competition
(6 items)
.753.650.75−.071−.385.80***.26***
(3) Dominance maintenance hierarchy
(3 items)
.744.221.06−.255−.434.69***

Notes. 1 The test-retest correlation was calculated for a sample of 27 children.
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