Attitude of ninth standard secondary school students towards mathematics in relation to their gender, locality and boards
Dr. SK Mahto, Satish Prasad
The investigation was conducted to study is to determine the attitude towards mathematics of secondary school students of east district of Sikkim. The sample comprised of 280 (140 boys and 140 girls) secondary school students studying in ninth standard in east district of Sikkim. The attitude level was measured with the help of mathematics attitude scale developed by Dr. Ali Imam and Dr. Tahira Khatoon. The finding of the study revealed that there is no significant difference between male and female student’s attitude towards the mathematics with regards to gender and different boards in which they studied, but difference in level of attitude towards the mathematics with regards to locality in which they studied.