5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Intelligence quotient (IQ)
- Test norms
- Correlation coefficient
- Personality tests
- Mental retardation
- a A child's mental age divided by chronological age, multiplied by 100.
- b Psychological tests that measure various aspects of personality, including motives, interests, values, and attitudes.
- c Standards that provide information about where a score on a psychological test ranks in relation to other scores on that test.
- d A numerical index of the degree of relationship between two variables.
- e Subnormal general mental ability accompanied by deficiencies in everyday living skills originating prior to age 18.
5 Multiple choice questions
- In intelligence testing, a score that indicates that a child displays the mental ability typical of a child of that chronological (actual) age.
- Psychological tests that measure general mental ability.
- A figure that indicates the percentage of people who score below the score one has obtained.
- Psychological tests used to assess talent for specific types of mental ability.
- The generation of ideas that are original, novel, and useful.
5 True/False questions
Heritability ratio → The measurement consistency of a test (or of other kinds of measurement techniques).
Content validity → The extent to which there is evidence that a test measures a particular hypothetical construct.
Divergent thinking → Narrowing down a list of alternatives to converge on a single correct answer.
Reliability → The measurement consistency of a test (or of other kinds of measurement techniques).
Reaction range → Genetically determined limits on IQ or other traits.