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Press Release 12-029
Puzzle Play Improves Math Skills

First study to examine puzzle play in a naturalistic setting reveals surprising results about girls and boys

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Photo of a child holding two puzzle pieces.

Activities such as early puzzle play may lay the groundwork for success in science, technology, engineering and mathematics course-taking, degrees and careers, a new University of Chicago study found.

Credit: 2012 Jupiter Images Corporation

 



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