Mental rotation gears up by age 5 for both boys and girls

Math-related visualization skill emerges rapidly in preschool years

11:51am, September 25, 2013

Cartoon ghosts have scared up evidence that the ability to visualize objects in one’s mind materializes between ages 3 and 5.

This article is available only to subscribing members. Join SSP today or Log in.

Get Science News headlines by e-mail.

More from Science News