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Achievement motivation of secondary and higher secondary school students

Sneha A. Patel , Dr. Ashwin Jansari

DIP: 18.02.009/20200502

DOI: 10.25215/2455/0502009

Received: April 10, 2020; Revision Received: May 20, 2020; Accepted: June 25, 2020

Abstract

The present study to the achievement motivation of secondary and higher secondary school students with reference to gender. Achievement Motivation Inventory (AMI) by Jansari (2012) was used. The sample constituted total 120 students’ out of which 60 were from secondary school (30 boys and 30 girls) and 60 from higher secondary school (30 boys and 30 girls). The data was collected from Ahmedabad District. The data was scored, analyzed as per the manual. ‘F’ test was being calculated. The result showed that 1. There is significant difference in the mean score of achievement motivation among the secondary and higher secondary school students. The result shows that the higher secondary school students group is having high achievement motivation than secondary school students group, 2. There is no significant difference in the mean score of achievement motivation among the boys and girls students and 3. There is significant difference in the interactive effect of the mean scores of achievement motivation with regards to the type of school and gender. The result shows that the higher secondary school of boy students group is having more achievement motivation than secondary school of boy students group.

The authors profoundly appreciate all the people who have successfully contributed to ensuring this paper in place. Their contributions are acknowledged however their names cannot be mentioned.

The author declared no conflict of interest.

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Sneha A. Patel @ dev7parmar@gmail.com

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ISSN 2348-5396

ISSN 2349-3429

DIP: 18.02.009/20200502

DOI: 10.25215/2455/0502009

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Volume 05, Issue 2, April-June, 2020

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