These patients often have significant to do than mental math operations. written mathematical problem
solving is easier
Prefrontal lobes. (www.cast.org)
There a - Attention difficulties
- Perseveration (uncontrollable repetition of a response)
- Damaged complex mathematical concepts
These difficulties lead to trouble maintaining the conditions of the tasks
and impulsiveness in answers (due to attention difficulties) and ultimately the
incorrect answer (due to perseveration). Also, these individuals
have trouble analyzing the conditions of calculations and in turn are
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