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									*Eye Dominance Test ('Miles Test')*
							- as used by the Behavioural Laterality Battery-									
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Script Author: Katja Borchert, Ph.D. (katjab@millisecond.com) for Millisecond Software, LLC
Date: 12-22-2020
last updated: 12-22-2020 by K.Borchert (katjab@millisecond.com) for Millisecond Software LLC

Script Copyright © 12-22-2020 Millisecond Software

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BACKGROUND INFO 	
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This script implements an adaption of the Miles Test of Eye Dominance as used by the 
Behavioural Laterality Battery (Parker et al, 2020)

References:

//Behavioural Laterality Battery:
Adam J. Parker , Zoe V. J. Woodhead , Paul A. Thompson & Dorothy V. M.
Bishop (2020): Assessing the reliability of an online behavioural laterality battery: A pre-registered
study, Laterality, DOI: 10.1080/1357650X.2020.1859526
To link to this article: https://doi.org/10.1080/1357650X.2020.1859526

https://gorilla.sc/openmaterials/104636

//Miles Test:
Miles, W. R. (1929). Ocular dominance demonstrated by unconscious sighting. Journal of Experimental Psychology, 
12(2), 113–126. https://doi.org/10.1037/h0075694
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TASK DESCRIPTION
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Participants are asked to determine their eye dominance by 
- creating a triangle with their fingers and 
- centering this triangle (with both eyes open) on a far away object. 
Then they are asked to close their left eye: 
if the object stays in the center -> right eye dominance
if the object moves out of the center -> left eye is dominance
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DURATION 
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the default set-up of the script takes appr. 1 minutes to complete

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DATA FILE INFORMATION 
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The default data stored in the data files are:

(1) Raw data file: 'eyedominancetest_milestest.iqdat'

date, time:							date and time script was run with the current group/subjectnumber 
subject, group, session:	  		 with the current subject/groupnumber/session id
build:								the Inquisit build 

q*_response:						response given (in assigned values)
									Scale: RIGHT, LEFT, DON'T KNOW
									
q*_latency:							how much time (in ms) the participant spent on the surveypage with this particular 
									question (the last time this particular surveypage was visited)


(2) Summary data file: 'eyedominancetest_milestest_summary.iqdat' (Inquisit Lab: one data file per participant)

computer.platform:					the platform the script was run on (win/mac/ios/android)
inquisit.build:						the version/build of Inquisit
script.startdate:					date script was run
script.starttime:					time script was started
script.subjectid:					assigned subject id number
script.groupid:						assigned group id number
script.sessionid:					assigned session id number
script.elapsedtime:					time it took to run script (in ms); measured from onset to offset of script
script.completed:					0 = script was not completed (prematurely aborted); 
									1 = script was completed (all conditions run)
									
radiobuttons.eyedominance.response: the given response (LEFT, RIGHT, DON'T KNOW)									
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INSTRUCTIONS 
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provided by Parker et al (2020)
https://gorilla.sc/openmaterials/104636