the test where brief auditory messages in the form of two different lists of digits or words are presented rapidly and simultaneously, one list to each ear. People are required to report as many digits or words as possible in any order after it is finished. The people will report one list first and the other.

SPLIT-SPAN TEST: "In a split-span test the 2 lists are not jumbled together."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SPLIT-SPAN TEST," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/split-span-test/ (accessed October 18, 2021).