Wisconsin General Test Apparatus

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A device incorporating a presentation tray and a moveable screen for studying learning and perception in rhesus monkeys. Several objects are placed on the tray, just outside the cage, and the monkey selects one of them, then the screen is lowered, the placement of the objects is altered, and then the screen is lifted and the monkey chooses again, and so on. WGTA abbrev. [So called because it was developed at the University of Wisconsin]

Subjects: Psychology.

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