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Table 1 Student performance metrics per cluster, on the first year

From: Gamification for smarter learning: tales from the trenches

Property Achievers Disheartened Underachievers All Significant differences (p < 0.016)
Quizzes Grade (%) 82.22 77.50 66.00 74.19 (A, C)
Labs Grade (%) 95.96 85.45 81.32 87.28 (A, B), (A, C)
Presentation Grade (%) 91.08 78.88 76.27 81.94 (A, B), (A, C)
Exam Grade (%) 76.62 63.37 60.82 66.82 (A, B), (A, C)
Final Grade (%) 90.16 77.82 71.88 79.51 (A, B), (A, C), (B, C)
Posts (#) 36.58 22.88 16.67 24.91 (A, C)
First Posts (#) 4.92 1.63 2.00 2.91 None
Reply Posts (#) 31.67 21.25 14.67 22.00 (A, C)
Challenge Posts (#) 18.08 12.00 9.47 13.00 (A, C)
XP from Challenges (%) 97.37 89.47 72.46 84.89 (A, C)
Theoretical Challenge Posts (#) 12.42 6.75 6.27 8.49 (A, B), (A, C)
XP from Theoretical Challenges (%) 98.15 87.50 75.93 86.19 None
Lab Challenge Posts (#) 5.67 5.25 3.20 4.51 None
XP from Lab Challenges (%) 96.67 91.25 69.33 83.71 (A, C)
Quest Posts (#) 5.25 1.50 1.33 2.71 (A, B), (A, C)
XP from Quests (%) 98.00 24.50 36.53 54.86 (A, B), (A, C)
Badges (#) 38.17 29.63 21.67 29.14 (A, C)
XP from Achievements (%) 78.24 60.32 49.63 61.88 (A, B), (A, C)
Completed Achievements (#) 11.75 8.50 5.20 8.20 (A, C)
Explored Achievements (#) 17.67 14.00 12.07 14.43 (A, B), (A, C)