Table 5

Group A and Group B students’ responses to Questions 4, 5, 6, and 7, by mean rank and sum of ranks

GroupNMean RankSum of Ranks
Q4: _How do you evaluate the duration of the preclinical training?A3432.601108.50
B3537.331306.50
Total69
Q5: _Do you think the lectures given at each session by your instructor were adequate for preclinical training?A3537.841324.50
B3533.161160.50
Total70
Q6: _Do you think the training you received during the preclinical stage was helpful in preparing you for engaging in clinical practice and treating patients?A3539.411379.50
B3531.591105.50
Total70
Q7: _Given the training you received during the preclinical stage, do you think you have enough skill to treat patients requiring a fixed prosthesis?A3535.861255.00
B3535.141230.00
Total70