# Maths Achievement Goals – Questionnaire

May 26, 2018

Indicate the extent each item is true of you on the scale below.

1 = Very untrue of me

2 = Untrue of me

3 = Somewhat untrue of me

4 = Neutral

5 = Somewhat true of me

6 = True of me

7 = Very true of me.

To score yourself find the mean(average) of the 3 questions in each of the 4 categories listed below each question.

Performance Approach (PA) Mean $= \frac{\text{PA1 + PA2 + PA3}}{3}$

Mastery Avoidance (MAv) $= \frac{\text{MAv1 + MAv2 + MAv3}}{3}$

Mastery Approach (MA) $= \frac{\text{MA1 + MA2 + MA3}}{3}$

Performance Avoidance (PAv) $= \frac{\text{PAv1 + PAv2 + PAv3}}{3}$

To compare yourself with the other 190 students who have already taken this test, take a look at the their average.

Performance Approach Mean = 4.82

Mastery Avoidance Mean = 3.89

Mastery Approach Mean = 5.52

Performance Avoidance Mean = 4.49

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Elliot, A. J., & Murayama, K. (2008). On the measurement of achievement goals: Critique, illustration,
and application. Journal of Educational Psychology, 100 (3), 613-628.

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