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Table 5 Cognitive Development of the selected children

From: Effects of weaning biscuits on the nutritional profile and the cognitive development in preschool children

  Percentage of children
Criteria Group I Group II Group III Group IV
  B A B A B A B A
1. Knows full name and sex 60 62 59 100 50 89 53 85
2. Uses short sentences (3-4 words) 61 65 62 100 61 85 60 79
3. Recognizes some shapes and colours 59 61 58 100 60 83 62 88
4. Arranges 3 cubes 60 64 62 98 62 80 59 72
5. Follows a short series of direction 50 52 59 92 55 82 52 75
6. Reproduces a circle 50 51 60 90 59 81 58 70
7. Sting heads of large holes with no effort 19 21 20 48 21 40 18 35
8. Understands in, on under 54 58 56 98 55 75 52 72
9. Loves to listen to stories 59 68 48 92 50 88 51 80
10. Develops speech using 'I' and 'Me' 58 60 50 90 51 75 50 72
11. Imitates animal sounds 55 61 51 92 52 90 54 84
12. Identifies objects as same 50 57 55 94 54 88 52 85
13. Folds a paper horizontally 10 12 15 42 11 20 13 29
  1. B- Before supplementation
  2. A-After supplementation