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Table 5 Descriptive statistics

From: Assessing Levels of Epistemological Understanding: The Standardized Epistemological Understanding Assessment (SEUA)

  Min Max M Me SD Kolmogorov–Smrinov test
Z p
EUA—personal taste 5 8 6.40 6.00 0.67 0.374 <0.001
EUA—aesthetic 6 9 6.43 6.00 0.87 0.437 <0.001
EUA—value 4 9 7.20 7.00 1.22 0.168 0.006
EUA—truth social 5 9 7.80 8.00 1.24 0.264 <0.001
EUA—truth physical 3 9 7.08 7.00 1.46 0.187 0.001
SEUA—personal taste 9 15 10.70 10.50 1.02 0.254 <0.001
SEUA—aesthetic 10 15 10.68 10.00 1.35 0.442 <0.001
SEUA—value 7 15 11.88 12.00 2.04 0.134 0.067
SEUA—truth social 9 15 13.18 14.00 2.01 0.243 <0.001
SEUA—truth physical 5 15 12.33 13.00 2.57 0.154 0.018
nEUA—personal taste 6 9 6.55 6.00 0.71 0.329 <0.001
nEUA—aesthetic 6 9 6.55 6.00 1.04 0.452 <0.001
nEUA—value 3 9 7.30 7.50 1.36 0.196 <0.001
nEUA—truth social 4 9 7.95 9.00 1.34 0.309 <0.001
nEUA—truth physical 3 9 7.15 7.00 1.73 0.163 0.009
EUA—total score 28 42 34.90 35.00 3.04 0.116 0.186
nEUA—total score 27 43 35.50 36.00 3.78 0.153 0.020
SEUA—total score 46 71 58.75 59.00 5.75 0.142 0.040
Difference of profiles EUA–nEUA 0 4 1.15 1.00 1.12 0.228 <0.001
Difference of profiles nEUA–SEUA 0 2.5 0.66 0.50 0.52 0.247 <0.001
Difference of profiles EUA–SEUA 0 3 1.15 1.00 0.82 0.198 <0.001