5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Correlation coefficient
- Mental age
- Mental retardation
- Normal distribution
- a A symmetric, bell-shaped curve that represents the pattern in which many characteristics are dispersed in the population.
- b Subnormal general mental ability accompanied by deficiencies in everyday living skills originating prior to age 18.
- c In intelligence testing, a score that indicates that a child displays the mental ability typical of a child of that chronological (actual) age.
- d The uniform procedures used in the administration and scoring of a test.
- e A numerical index of the degree of relationship between two variables.
5 Multiple choice questions
- A child's mental age divided by chronological age, multiplied by 100.
- Standards that provide information about where a score on a psychological test ranks in relation to other scores on that test.
- Narrowing down a list of alternatives to converge on a single correct answer.
- Giving an abstract concept a name and then treating it as though it were a concrete, tangible object.
- Tests that gauge a person's mastery and knowledge of various subjects.
5 True/False questions
Aptitude tests → Tests that gauge a person's mastery and knowledge of various subjects.
Validity → The generation of ideas that are original, novel, and useful.
Criterion-related validity → The degree to which the content of a test is representative of the domain it's supposed to cover.
Emotional intelligence → Genetically determined limits on IQ or other traits.
Intelligence tests → Psychological tests used to assess talent for specific types of mental ability.