Watson-Glaser Critical Thinking Appraisal

Evidence about a verbal ability test measuring critical thinking

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Why is critical thinking important?

Critical thinking helps identify disinformation, making it an essential skill for today. 

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Evidence highlights

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Predictor of course success

Very beneficial correlations between test results and course grades 

Consistent results over time

Adequate to excellent test-retest reliability

Internally consistent tests

Cronbach's alpha of 0.83 (a good level of internal consistency)