5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Savant Syndrome
- Factor analysis
- Intelligence test
- Aptitude test
- a 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
- b a method for assessing an individual's mental aptitudes and comparing them with those of others, using numerical scores
- c a condition in which a person otherwise limited in mental ability has an exceptional specific skill, such as in computation or drawing
- d a test designed to predict a person's future performance
- e the extent to which a test yields consistent results, as assessed by the consistency of scores on two halves of the test, on alternate forms of the test, or on retesting
5 Multiple choice questions
- the extent to which a test samples the behavior that is of interest
- the widely used American revision of Binet's original intelligence test
- a self-confirming concern that one will be evaluated based on a negative stereotype
- 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
- 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.
5 True/False questions
Emotional Intelligence → the ability to perceive, understand, manage, and use emotions
Achievement Test → a test designed to assess what a person has learned
Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale → 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.
Criterion → the ability to produce novel and valuable ideas
General 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.