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5 Matching questions

  1. divergent thinking
  2. savants
  3. practical ability
  4. mental retardation
  5. crystallized intelligence
  1. a comprises a person's culturally influenced accumulated knowledge and skills, including understanding printed language, comprehending language, and knowing vocabulary
  2. b refers to substantially below-average intelligence and problems adapting to an environment that emerge before the age of 18
  3. c creativity is associated with the aim is not a single correct answer (often there isn't one) but novel and unusal lines of thought
  4. d involves knowing what solution or plan will actually work
  5. e musical intelligence is often shown by individuals with mental retardation who are extremely talented in one domain

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Terman described performance which was simply the ratio of mental age to chronological age, multiplied by 100
  2. a) have difficulty mastering an academic subject b) have normal intelligence c) are not suffering from other conditions that could explain poor performance, such as sensory impairment or inadequate instruction
  3. traditionally refers to individuals with scores of 130 or greater on intelligence tests
  4. simply represents the lower ends of the normal distribution of intelligence
  5. this measures a child's learning potential by having the child learn something new in the presence of the examiner and with the examiner's help

5 True/False questions

  1. analytic abilityinvolves analyzing problems and generating different solutions


  2. fluid intelligencea nontraditional aspect of intelligence in which the person's ability to use their own or others' emotions effectively for solving problems and living happily


  3. organic mental retardationsome cases of mental retardation---no more 25%--can be traced to a specific biological or physical problem


  4. emotional intelligencerefers to the ability to perceive relations among stimuli


  5. creative abilityinvolves knowing what solution or plan will actually work