5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Test norms
- Reaction range
- Heritability ratio
- a Standards that provide information about where a score on a psychological test ranks in relation to other scores on that test.
- b Giving an abstract concept a name and then treating it as though it were a concrete, tangible object.
- c The ability of a test to measure what it was designed to measure.
- d An estimate of the proportion of trait variability in a population that is determined by variations in genetic inheritance.
- e Genetically determined limits on IQ or other traits.
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.
- The generation of ideas that are original, novel, and useful.
- Tests that gauge a person's mastery and knowledge of various subjects.
- The uniform procedures used in the administration and scoring of a test.
- Psychological tests that measure various aspects of personality, including motives, interests, values, and attitudes.
5 True/False questions
Intelligence quotient (IQ) → A child's mental age divided by chronological age, multiplied by 100.
Divergent thinking → Narrowing down a list of alternatives to converge on a single correct answer.
Content validity → The extent to which there is evidence that a test measures a particular hypothetical construct.
Deviation IQ scores → A figure that indicates the percentage of people who score below the score one has obtained.
Criterion-related validity → Test validity that is estimated by correlating subjects' scores on a test with their scores on an independent criterion (another measure) of the trait assessed by the test.