Author: Adrian Curtin
These Mazes are based on the Rectangle Geometric Arena task performed originally by (Cheng, 1986). The environment consist of a rectangular room with 4 marked corners whose symbols are varied with the protocol. This task and variants of it have been of use in many environments and used in experimentation for rat, chicks, children and adults to study spatial reorientation in various environments.
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