Accession Number : AD0739435

Title :   An Investigation of the Effects of Combined Temperature and Illumination on a Manual Dexterity Task.

Descriptive Note : Research rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY MATERIEL COMMAND TEXARKANA TEX INTERN TRAINING CENTER

Personal Author(s) : Shinn,Gary C.

Report Date : MAY 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 43

Abstract : The paper describes an investigation which attempts to determine if the combination of low illumination and low temperature have an effect on human manual dexterity. An experiment was designed which utilized an environmental chamber and the Purdue Pegboard dexterity test. The results indicated no presence of an interaction effect between the two positions. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*PERFORMANCE(HUMAN), *LOW LIGHT LEVELS), (*TEMPERATURE, PERFORMANCE(HUMAN)), MAINTAINABILITY, THESES

Subject Categories : Psychology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE