Table 1: Coefficient alphas and descriptive statistics for each motivational belief component.

Number Motivational belief variable M SD

1Intrinsic goal orientation.455.41 1.42
2Extrinsic goal orientation.435.811.15
3Task value.435.781.00
4Control of learning beliefs.505.241.12
5Self-efficacy for learning and
performance
.485.711.03
6Test anxiety.654.211.55