Table 3.

Students’ performance in the assessment exercise on action potentials in experiment 2

GroupnGradeMistakesUnanswered Questions
Control (lecture)347.19 ± 0.297.62 ± 0.820.53 ± 0.18
Game328.16 ± 0.24*4.81 ± 0.67*0.59 ± 0.20
  • Values are means ± SE; n, no. of observations/group. Grade shows the sum of values obtained in questions answered correctly (total or partially). Mistakes shows the no. of questions answered incorrectly, indicating errors in student comprehension. Unanswered Questions shows the no. of questions that were not answered, indicating the information and concepts that the students realized they did not understand.

  • * Significantly different from control group (Student’s t-test, P < 0.05).