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Table 1 Mean times for academic activities for U.S. ( N= 410) and Indian ( N= 313) engineering students

From: Information literacy of U.S. and Indian engineering undergraduates

On average, each day I spend an average of ___ minutes U.S.a Indian p-valueb
Doing homework 122.48 44.14 .001
Reading textbooks for my classes 36.68 42.28 .029
Reading other printed materials for my classes (e.g., novels, handouts) 19.86 32.26 .001
Answering assigned questions from the textbook 68.13 22.44 .001
Writing papers for my classes 16.89 14.26 .079
Working on projects for my classes 31.81 32.28 .284
  1. aU.S. data adapted from Taraban (2011). b p-values (two-sided) based on Mann–Whitney U test for differences between mean ranks. Significant values are bolded.