5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale
- Intelligence Quotient
- Mental Retardation
- a defined originally as the ratio of mental age (ma) to chronological age (ca) multiplied by 100 (thus, IQ = ma/ca × 100). On contemporary intelligence tests, the average performance for a given age is assigned a score of 100.
- b defining meaningful scores by comparison with the performance of a pretested standardization group
- c a condition of limited mental ability, indicated by an intelligence score of 70 or below and difficulty in adapting to the demands of life; varies from mild to profound
- d is the most widely used intelligence test; contains verbal and performance (nonverbal) subtests.
- e the behavior that a test is designed to predict
5 Multiple choice questions
- a test designed to assess what a person has learned
- a statistical procedure that identifies clusters of related items (called factors) on a test; used to identify different dimensions of performance that underlie one's total score
- The success with which a test predicts the behavior it is designed to predict; it is assessed by computing the correlation between test scores and the criterion behavior.
- a self-confirming concern that one will be evaluated based on a negative stereotype
- a condition in which a person otherwise limited in mental ability has an exceptional specific skill, such as in computation or drawing
5 True/False questions
Emotional Intelligence → a general intelligence factor that according to Spearman and others underlies specific mental abilities and is therefore measured by every task on an intelligence test.
Aptitude test → a test designed to predict a person's future performance
Creativity → the ability to produce novel and valuable ideas
Content Validity → the extent to which a test measures or predicts what it is supposed to
General intelligence → the ability to perceive, understand, manage, and use emotions