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Table 1 Mixed block reaction times by word position

From: Consequences of emotional stimuli: age differences on pure and mixed blocks of the emotional Stroop

Word position
  1 2 3 4 5 6 7
Older Adults        
Neutral 625.12* 638.70 643.16 630.92 637.59 633.91 627.80*
Emotional 649.68* 639.10 640.51 639.68 647.98 645.12 652.07*
Younger Adults        
Neutral 586.04* 599.06* 597.66 596.72* 595.93* 597.63* 586.78*
Emotional 638.33* 632.31* 616.23 625.52* 633.90* 621.27* 632.56*
  1. Note: All words are neutral except words in position 1. Emotional word 1 is a negative emotional word and neutral word 1 is a neutral school-related category word, such as, locker, quiz, teach.
  2. (* = Significant differences between neutral and emotional words, P < 0.05)