5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Convergent thinking
- Psychological test
- Heritability ratio
- Reaction range
- Mental retardation
- a Genetically determined limits on IQ or other traits.
- b An estimate of the proportion of trait variability in a population that is determined by variations in genetic inheritance.
- c Narrowing down a list of alternatives to converge on a single correct answer.
- d A standardized measure of a sample of a person's behavior.
- e Subnormal general mental ability accompanied by deficiencies in everyday living skills originating prior to age 18.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Psychological tests used to assess talent for specific types of mental ability.
- Trying to expand the range of alternatives by generating many possible solutions.
- A figure that indicates the percentage of people who score below the score one has obtained.
- Scores that locate subjects precisely within the normal distribution, using the standard deviation as the unit of measurement.
- The ability to perceive and express emotion, assimilate emotion in thought, understand and reason with emotion, and regulate emotion.
5 True/False questions
Construct validity → The degree to which the content of a test is representative of the domain it's supposed to cover.
Normal distribution → Subnormal general mental ability accompanied by deficiencies in everyday living skills originating prior to age 18.
Creativity → The generation of ideas that are original, novel, and useful.
Reification → Giving an abstract concept a name and then treating it as though it were a concrete, tangible object.
Validity → The generation of ideas that are original, novel, and useful.