Effects of Anxiety, Stress, and Task Variables on Reaction Time1


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    The experiments reported in the present paper were earned out as part of a project concerned with the influence of motivation on performance, under contract between the State University of Iowa and the Office of Naval Research They comprise Technical Reports Nos 3 and 4, Office of Naval Research Contract N9 onr-93802 The authors are indebted to Robert S Beecroft, Robert Czeh, Robert S Dvorin, Howard McFann, Neil Selden, and Charles D Spielberger for their aid in the collection and analysis of the data