As in the normal Categories QGame, in Slot Machine Categories,
the player reviews individual items and places them in
relevant categories. These categories may be simple or
complex. An example of simple categories would be true
or false; an example of complex categories would be Stages
of the Treaty Negotiation Process.
In addition, there is an element of chance in this game.
The player begins to play by pulling the handle. The slot
spins until the player answers a question. The chances
of getting 3 in a row are increased with each correctly
Move information from short-term memory
to long-term memory.
Deepen understanding of the content area.
Build confidence in their knowledge of the content area
Adding the Slot Machine element of chance to this QGame
increases learning motivation and the engagement of the
Slot Machine Categories is useful for realizing the following
increase information retention by recalling
and benefits of different products
Deepen conceptual understanding by
emphasizing critical features.
questions into different types
Increase retention of procedures and
processes by highlighting elements of a step.
inputs, activities, and outcomes of different
steps in the coaching procedure
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