[This has to do with the idea of priming] # Control Group: Asian-American women were given a math test. 49% of questions were answered correctly. # Group 1: Asian-American women were given the same math test, but were told to discuss cultural stereotypes, specifically that Asians have superior math skills. The group answered 54% of questions correctly. # Group 2: Asian-American women were given the same test, but told to discuss the stereotype that women have poor math skills. The group answered 43% of questions correctly.

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